A Brief History of Representation in Nearly 60 Seconds

Description

Use this fun and speedy video in the classroom to introduce students to the history of representation, from Magna Carta in 1215 to today. For a more detailed history, take a look at the Houses of History resources.

This film has been created by the UK Parliament in collaboration with innovative storytellers Cognitive and is voiced by Rick Edwards from BBC Three’s Free Speech debate show.

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AGES 11-19, AUDIO, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP

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