The Tower of Power: 14-16 booklet

The Tower of Power: 14-16 booklet

This magazine-style booklet for students aged 14-16 explains what happens in Parliament.

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Description

The Tower of Power is a magazine-style booklet for students aged 14-16. It explains what happens in Parliament, how elections work and how it’s all relevant to your students’ lives.

Using illustrations, quizzes, jargon busters, diagrams, and easy-to-digest information, this booklet demystifies the way Parliament works.

Learning outcomes

  • Elections and voting: types of voting systems and elections, voting age, political parties
  • Campaigning and lobbying: ways to contact politicians and get involved in politics
  • The House of Commons, House of Lords and the Monarch
  • MPs and Lords: who they are and what they do
  • Overview of government departments and the cabinet
  • How laws are made and why we have them

Practical information

You can download The Tower of Power in English or Welsh. Packs of 30 copies are available to order for free.

To order The Tower of Power contact:

Edcoms, FREEPOST RR59, Lakeside, Rochester, Kent ME2 4BR

Tel: 0871 472 3016 Fax: 01634 290 175

Email: [email protected]

Please state the number of booklets you require and whether you would like them in English or Welsh. Please allow 10 working days for your order to arrive.

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Supporting resources

Welsh version: Y Twr Pwer

Welsh version: Y Twr Pwer

Download the free booklet Y Twr Pwer for your students.

pdf file - 3.38 MB
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