|Preparing to vote.|
Initially, they were a little unenthusiastic (weren't we all), but that was just because it was a Saturday, and they needed convincing that we could do school on a weekend.
With Daddy's help, I explained the two houses of parliament. And then we voted for favourite food in the House of Reps and meal time parties in the Senate.
|Princess votes for our Senate.|
And who gets to be Prime Minister? The leader of the biggest group (party) in the House Of Representatives is the Prime Minister.
In an effort to teach our young ones about preferences and how voting works, we made up some voting forms for each house, then carefully counted the votes.
|All voting involves thought! The Man votes for our|
House Of Representatives.