Policies, parties and personalities
The only resource for schools utilising current news to investigate and analyse democratic processes, election issues, candidates and media coverage in the lead-up to the 2019 Federal election.
- Follow politicians and parties on the campaign trail as your class receives daily copies of The West Australian for two weeks to actively engage students in current events and issues.
- Guide students through the world of political jargon and campaign tactics to encourage students to interpret persuasive language to become informed and engaged citizens.
- Examine and create various forms of news media coverage relating to the election, including print and television.
- Explore how public opinion polls and social media influence the campaign, and see how these are reflected in the final election result.
Delivery dates will be determined following the announcement of the 2019 Federal election.