Learning Activities

This series provides a range of activities that can be used in the classroom to help students build different skills through meaningful learning experiences.

Opening the Vault

Guides students through how to find the information they need on the RBA website.

Activity: Opening the Vault 93KB

Unpacking Publications

Helps students familiarise themselves with RBA publications and provides some tips to make the most of the information provided.

Activity: Unpacking Publications 84KB

Read and Rehash

Guides students through how to make meaning from RBA publications.

Activity: Read and Rehash 334KB

Key Economic Indicators – Unpacking the Snapshot

Helps students to apply skills to summarise and explain key economic statistics and trends.

Activity: Key Economic Indicators – Unpacking the Snapshot 140KB

The Transmission Mechanism

Helps students understand how a change in the cash rate flows through to the rest of the economy.

Activity: The Transmission Mechanism 104KB

You Make the Decision – the Cash Rate

Helps students identify key economic indicators and how recent movements in these indicators could influence the cash rate decision.

Activity: You Make the Decision – the Cash Rate 79KB

Perspectives on RBA decisions

Helps students to consider how decisions made by the RBA might affect different people in the economy.

Activity: Perspectives on RBA decisions 89KB

Building Charts Using RBA Statistical Tables

Helps students to gain confidence building Excel charts from data available on the RBA website.

Activity: Building Charts Using RBA Statistical Tables 377KB