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Parliament, laws and you: key stage 2 booklet
KS2, CITIZENSHIP, BOOKLET
A colourful booklet that uses the story of the fizzy drink, Froggypop, to show what Parliament does and how laws are made.
Types of Government lesson plan
KS4-5, CITIZENSHIP, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, LESSON PLAN
Use this lesson plan to explore the similarities and differences between different types of government.
How Laws are Made
KS4, CITIZENSHIP, LAW, LESSON PLAN
Use this lesson plan to look at Parliament's legislative role.
Voting and Elections lesson plan
KS4, CITIZENSHIP, LESSON PLAN, WORKSHEET
Focusing on the development of voting rights of UK citizens over time and how certain groups of people have struggled to gain the vote.
Comparing Voting Systems - whiteboard resource
KS4-5, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, CITIZENSHIP, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE,
Compare voting systems including First Past the Post, the Alternative Vote, the Single Transferable Vote and the Party List System.
Turning votes into seats - whiteboard resource
KS2-4, CITIZENSHIP, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE, WORKSHEET
A whiteboard resource for KS3-4 students explaining how votes in general elections translate into seats in the House of Commons.
Human Rights Around the World
KS4-5, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, CITIZENSHIP, PSE, LESSON PLAN
Explore differences in human rights levels around the world with this lesson plan.
The General Election Xplained for key stages 4-5 - video
KS4-5, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, CITIZENSHIP, VIDEO
This 22 minute film follows the progress of an election campaign up to polling day and the formation of a government.
Referendums discussion activity
KS4-5, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, CITIZENSHIP, LESSON PLAN, WORKSHEET
Use this teaching resource with your students to explore the arguments for and against referendums.
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