Humanities & Social Sciences

Dedicated lessons across key curriculum areas to give students practical and applied knowledge of Australia’s tax and superannuation systems.

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The Budget - Getting the balance right for voters

Students explore the role of elected representatives in making decisions and governing on our behalf. They consider how…

  • Civics & Citizenship
  • Year 8
  • activity
 

Class timeline of tax and welfare

Students collaboratively construct a class timeline of key tax and welfare events and developments from Federation to…

  • History
  • Year 10
  • activity
 

Critical evaluation of sources

Students analyse a range of primary and secondary sources related to everyday life and welfare during the Great…

  • History
  • Year 10
  • activity
 

Continuity and change in everyday life

Students explore continuity and change in everyday life in the time period between the Great Depression and Post World…

  • History
  • Year 10
  • activity
 

Perspectives on welfare for the unemployed

Students analyse a range of primary sources to explore the various perspectives on the unemployed that existed during…

  • History
  • Year 10
  • activity
 

Life during the Great Depression

Students explore what life was like during the Great Depression for different groups of people. They analyse a range of…

  • History
  • Year 10
  • activity
 

Causes and effects of changes to the welfare system

Students explore the concept of cause and effect by identifying possible causes and effects of changes to the welfare…

  • History
  • Year 10
  • activity
 

The Budget – Getting the balance right for voters

Students explore the role of elected representatives in making decisions and governing on our behalf. They consider how…

  • NSW Commerce
  • Stage 5
  • activity
 

Tax, services, and the division of powers

Students learn about the roles and responsibilities of the 3 levels of government, including the division of powers.…

  • NSW Commerce
  • Stage 5
  • activity
 

Values, morals, and ethics in law - a case study

Students explore the nature of laws and the reasons for laws. They then consider how past actions and events influence…

  • NSW Commerce
  • Stage 5
  • activity
 

Making laws with a case study of tax

Students learn about how government is formed, including the role of political parties and independents. They explore…

  • NSW Commerce
  • Stage 5
  • activity
 

How policies are shaped with a case study of superannuation

Students consider the reasons for superannuation and why employers are required to make compulsory payments to each…

  • NSW Commerce
  • Stage 5
  • activity