The Civics and Citizenship Workshop is an interactive 75 minute workshop to support grade 5 and 6 students to learn about local government and active citizenship.
The activities throughout the workshop are aligned with the Victorian Curriculum, and address the following key objectives:
- Increase young people’s understanding of the roles and responsibilities of local government.
- Build young people’s knowledge of the services available through Brimbank City Council and Brimbank Youth Services that support the health and wellbeing of young people.
- Build young people’s knowledge of pathways to engage as active citizens.
Following the workshop students told us that they