"Controversial" Resources to Explore in Primary School Classrooms
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Resources to stimulate discussion in the classroom. Why not turn the discussion into a speech; a debate; a report; a video; a rap?
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Abbott's divorce proposal 'ludicrous' - ABC News

Abbott's divorce proposal 'ludicrous' - ABC News | "Controversial" Resources to Explore in Primary School Classrooms | Scoop.it
Former Western Australia Labor premier Peter Dowding has hit out at Liberal frontbencher Tony Abbott's plan to make divorce harder.
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Julia Gillard's Misogyny Speech

Julia Gillard Destroying The Joint 'Misogyny Speech' Question Time 9th October 2012
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Gun Control and Gun Rights - News - US News and World Report

Gun Control and Gun Rights - News - US News and World Report | "Controversial" Resources to Explore in Primary School Classrooms | Scoop.it
News about Gun Control and Gun Rights. Articles and blogs about Gun Control and Gun Rights published by U.S. News & World Report.
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Gun control in the USA.

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End the Death Penalty

End the Death Penalty | "Controversial" Resources to Explore in Primary School Classrooms | Scoop.it
Every day, all over the world, prisoners – men, women and even children – face execution. The death penalty is cruel, inhuman and degrading. We are opposed to its use, everywhere in the world, for whatever reason.
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Andrew Bolt says free speech lost as court finds he breached racial discrimination act

Andrew Bolt says free speech lost as court finds he breached racial discrimination act | "Controversial" Resources to Explore in Primary School Classrooms | Scoop.it
A COURT has found News Limited columnist Andrew Bolt breached the Racial Discrimination Act.
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Free speech and the Racial Discrimination Act.

 

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Iqbal Masih, rights campaigner | Asia Education Foundation

Iqbal Masih, rights campaigner | Asia Education Foundation | "Controversial" Resources to Explore in Primary School Classrooms | Scoop.it
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Interactive Federal Budget

Interactive Federal Budget | "Controversial" Resources to Explore in Primary School Classrooms | Scoop.it
Finance Minister Penny Wong on Tuesday confirmed the federal budget faces a $17 billion shortfall in revenue this financial year.
How would you balance the books? Would you cut spending, or raise taxes?
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Have kids role play what it would be like to be in control of the nation's budget.

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Euthanasia laws in Australia

Euthanasia laws in Australia | "Controversial" Resources to Explore in Primary School Classrooms | Scoop.it
There are different Euthanasia laws in Australia depending on what state you live in. Find out about your state here.
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How France's same-sex marriage vote will influence Australia

How France's same-sex marriage vote will influence Australia | "Controversial" Resources to Explore in Primary School Classrooms | Scoop.it
France and New Zealand have both legalised same-sex marriage in recent days, and this momentum is affecting the future of Australia's popular and political stance on the issue.
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What is a republic? | Our Identity

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Should Australia become a republic?

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