Today, our year 5's and 6's vistied Parliament House and Old Government House in Brisbane.
integrated unit this term is ‘Discovering Democracy’’. This unit focusses on the Australian political
system and the responsibilities associated with citizenship.
The students participated in a tour of
Parliament House visited the e-democracy display area where students will learnt how
they can be involved in the Queensland system of democracy. Students also had the opportunity to
visit and learn about the:
The Honour Boards
The Wind Yarn (the Parliament's didgeridoo)
Students were toured Old Government house. This was an exciting part of the excursion and allowed students to look at the museum and the workings of it s historic signifiance.