Online Interactives

Middle Primary

Who rules?

Australian Citizenship Quiz

A fun online quiz that can be used to test your knowledge of the privileges and responsibilities of being an Australian citizen. Celebrate Australian Citizenship Day on 17 September.
Online interactive requires Flash plugin.
(Department of Immigration, Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs, Australian Government)

Australian Citizenship Crossword
Click on a number on the crossword to answer questions about Australian citizenship. Students can click on ‘Help’ for assistance when answering a question. Celebrate Australian Citizenship Day on 17 September.
Online interactive requires Flash plugin.
(Department of Immigration, Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs, Australian Government)

Citizenship – Get Into It Quiz
The Australian Citizenship Quiz encourages young Australians to think about the values underpinning Australian citizenship and the responsibilities and privileges of Australian citizenship. Celebrate Australian Citizenship Day on 17 September.
Online interactive requires Flash plugin.
(Department of Immigration, Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs, Australian Government)

Laws and Rights

School Democracy
Follow Sal's story of how she tried to change things using the school council. Follow her journey as she tries to change the school’s uniform and discovers that while the process for changing school rules is not easy, it is possible. How is the process the same/different at your school? How could you get your uniform changed?
Links to teaching and learning material. Online interactive requires Flash plugin.
(British Broadcasting Commission, United Kingdom)

Citizens and Public Life

Pantz Park
How can a group of young people launch a campaign to clean up their local park. Discover local organisations that can assist them in their task of creating a cleaner park. Will the process be the same for your school’s Clean Up Australia Day?
Links to teaching and learning material.Online interactive requires Flash plugin.
(British Broadcasting Commission, United Kingdom)

Clean the creek
Can you make the creek healthy by taking out the things that do not belong? You can check your progress by using the Waterwatch Testing kit.
Online interactive requires Flash plugin.
(WaterWatch Queensland, Natural Heritage Trust, Australian Government)

Neighbourhood Watch Game
The Neighbourhood Watch Game is a zipped file that can be downloaded and extracted to your hard drive. It is a good idea to create a new folder called NHW Game and extract the two files from this folder.