What? We are learning about the history of voting in Australia.
Why? This will help us understand how our democracy system works.
How? I will be able to record key information as I watch the BTN episode and then answer the questions and post as a comment.
After watching the BTN episode on the history of voting answer the following questions and post as a comment below.
- When did women get the right to vote in Australia?
- When did all Indigenous people get the right to vote in federal elections?
- In which year did the voting age change from 21 to 18 years of age?
- Voting in Australia is not compulsory. True or false?
- Do you think the right to vote is important? Explain your answer.
- What was surprising about this story?
- Do you have any other questions or comments about the voting process?