Find out about Parliament: Asking Questions

Find out about Parliament: Asking Questions

Younger pupils learn about Parliament and explore the importance of asking questions through story, discussion and images.

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Description

The ‘Find out about Parliament’ series, is an introduction to the work of Parliament through activities, stories and imagery, for pupils aged 5-8.

There are two other themes to explore in this series:

Each theme in the series includes a teachers’ booklet, a story presentation and a poster pack.

The resources have practical and accessible ideas to get pupils thinking about how they make decisions in a group, why asking questions is important and what it means to represent other people. Younger pupils will enjoy listening to the stories which explore each theme in a familiar context, while the poster pack provides a stimulus to extend pupils’ understanding of each concept and how it relates to Parliament.

Learning outcomes

The Find out about Parliament: Asking questions pack can be used in English, PSHE, Citizenship and SMSC.

It introduces pupils to the concepts of:

  • Asking questions to gather information
  • Asking questions to help improve or change things
  • Asking questions is an important part of the work of Parliament

 

Find out about Parliamentary Questions Poster Pack

Find out about Parliamentary Questions Poster Pack

pdf file - 1.49 MB

Finding out about Parliament: Asking Questions (Storytime Presentation)

Finding out about Parliament: Asking Questions (Storytime Presentation)

pptx file - 4.15 MB

Finding out about Parliament: Asking Questions (teachers' resource)

Finding out about Parliament: Asking Questions (teachers' resource)

pdf file - 724 KB

AGES 5-11, CITIZENSHIP, PSHE, ENGLISH

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Find out about Parliament: Voting