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Use this lesson plan and associated sources, including two re-enacted speeches, to support your students to develop historical research, analysis and presentation skills.
How Parliament works in nearly 60 seconds
KS3-5, AUDIO, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP
Use this short film as an introduction to how Parliament works.
KS3-4, CITIZENSHIP, GAME
Play the role of Prime Minister and learn how laws are made.
School tour of Parliament
KS2-5, ALL YEAR ROUND
A year-round programme of visits for UK students aged 7-18. Tour the awe-inspiring Palace of Westminster.
The General Election Xplained: for key stage 3 - video
KS3, CITIZENSHIP, VIDEO
This video provides a fun and accessible introduction to general elections for key stage 3 students.
What is the House of Lords? - video
KS3-5, CITIZENSHIP, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, LESSON PLAN, VIDEO
The Campaign Trail game
KS2, CITIZENSHIP, GAME
Find Your Way: A level booklet
KS5, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, CITIZENSHIP, BOOKLET
How the General Election works in nearly 60 seconds
Houses of History timeline - all themes
KS2-4, HISTORY, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE, WORKSHEET
Votes for Women 1: Stories from Parliament
KS2-3, HISTORY, AUDIO, VIDEO, LESSON PLAN, ASSEMBLY PLAN
Stories from Parliament: Simon de Montfort
KS2-3, CITIZENSHIP, HISTORY, AUDIO, VIDEO, ASSEMBLY PLAN, LESSON PLAN
Women and the Vote timeline - Houses of History
KS2-3, HISTORY, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE
How laws are made - video
KS3-5, CITIZENSHIP, LAW, VIDEO
Lawmaking in the House of Lords: the journey of a bill - video
KS3-5, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, VIDEO
From Bill to Law - whiteboard resource
KS3-5, CITIZENSHIP, LAW, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, WHITEBOARD
How to make a law - whiteboard resource
KS2-5, LAW, CITIZENSHIP, LESSON PLAN, WHITEBOARD
Westminster Hall debates: 9 September 2014
Committee calls for national campaign on adult literacy and numeracy
Parliamentary Education Centre building work begins
MPs debate energy company licences and infant class sizes
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