Significant people in history - Emily Wilding Davison - presentation

Significant people in history - Emily Wilding Davison - presentation

Find out about Emily Wilding Davison, a significant person in history.

Description

The word ‘suffrage’ means having the right to vote in political elections. The suffragettes were women who campaigned for this right.

In this presentation pupils find out about Emily Wilding Davison, a suffragette who campaigned for equal rights for women.

Learning Outcomes

This presentation can be used to support the history, literacy and PSHE curriculums.
Additionally this resource can be used in assemblies or at significant points in the year, for example to celebrate International Women’s Day.

Pupils will:

  • Find out that women have not always been allowed to vote in elections
  • Learn about the suffragettes movement and some of the methods they used to draw attention to their campaign
  • Know who Emily Wilding Davison was and how she died
  • Have an opportunity to discuss issues of fairness and equality.

 

Emily Wilding Davison PowerPoint

Emily Wilding Davison PowerPoint

pptx file - 6.03 MB

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