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How laws are made: Video
AGES 11-19, CITIZENSHIP, LAW, VIDEO
Introduce your students to the legislative process with this three-minute overview of how bills become laws.
AGES 7-11, LESSON PLAN, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE, ENGLISH, PSHE, CITIZENSHIP
Pupil Parliament is a news report and speech writing resource and includes videos, lesson plans and interactive whiteboard slides.
Discover the UK Parliament
AGES 7-11, CITIZENSHIP, ENGLISH, BOOKLET
Our School Trip to the Houses of Parliament
AGES 5-7, CITIZENSHIP, ENGLISH, BOOKLET
Your UK Parliament: the essentials guide
AGES 14-16, CITIZENSHIP, INTRODUCTION TO PARLIAMENT, BOOKLET
Get to know your UK Parliament
AGES 11-14, CITIZENSHIP, INTRODUCTION TO PARLIAMENT, BOOKLET
General Election in 60 Seconds
AGES 11-19, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP, PSHE, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS
Use this short film as an introduction to how the General Election works.
Order a Parliament Loan Box
AGES 7-14, BOOKLET/PACK, CITIZENSHIP, PSHE
Parliament’s loan box scheme provides students aged 7-14 with the resources and props to bring the work of Parliament to life.
How Laws are Made: Lesson Plan
AGES 14-16, CITIZENSHIP, LAW, LESSON PLAN, SEND
Use this lesson plan to look at Parliament's legislative role.
Collapsed timetable day: General elections
AGES 11-16, COLLAPSED TIMETABLE DAY, GENERAL ELECTIONS
Create a collapsed timetable day focusing on the theme of general elections using this resource.
Comparing elections in the UK and USA - video
AGES 16-19, POLITICS, CITIZENSHIP
This 5 minute video introduces the key features of elections, democracy and representation in the USA.
What is the UK Parliament?
AGES 7-11, LESSON PLAN, PSHE, CITIZENSHIP
UK Parliament Week resources including five lesson plans created in partnership with Twinkl.
A Brief History of Representation in 60 Seconds
AGES 11-19, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP, HISTORY
This short film introduces students to the history of representation.
How Parliament Works in 60 Seconds
Use this short film as an introduction to how Parliament works.
DIY laws lesson plans
AGES 11-14, CITIZENSHIP, LESSON PLAN
Examine the law-making process with your students through discussion and debate, using these two downloadable lesson plans.
Primary debating resource
AGES 7-11, ENGLISH, DEBATING
Lesson plans and worksheets packed with practical ideas for developing debating skills among key stage 2 students.
Magna Carta - video
AGES 7-14, HISTORY, ASSEMBLY & LESSON PLAN
Discover the fascinating story of Magna Carta with this video drama and explore the first step in the emergence of Parliament.
Simon de Montfort: video
AGES 7-14, HISTORY, VIDEO, LESSON PLAN
Bring the story of Simon de Montfort and the 1265 Parliament to life with this video drama exploring the emergence of Parliament.
The Building of Parliament timeline - Houses of History
AGES 7-16, HISTORY, WHITEBOARD, WORKSHEET
Use this animated timeline to provide a fun way to explore the building of Parliament and a thousand years of British history at Westminster.
Political Campaigning timeline - Houses of History
This interactive timeline allows students to learn about political campaigning throughout history.
Human rights around the world
AGES 14-19, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, LESSON PLAN
Explore differences in human rights levels around the world with this lesson plan.
Guy Fawkes and Bonfire Night - lesson plan
AGES 7-11, HISTORY, LESSON PLAN, SEND
Use these key stage 2 lesson plans and supporting materials to teach students about Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot.
Houses of History timeline - all themes
AGES 7-16, HISTORY, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE
This animated timeline explores 50 key British historical events from 1099 to the modern day.
War and conflict timeline - Houses of History
AGES 7-14, HISTORY, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE
This interactive timeline will help students learn about war and conflict in the history of Parliament, including the Gunpowder Plot & the English Civil War.
LGBT+ rights discussion resources
AGES 14-19, LESSON PLAN, CITIZENSHIP, PSHE
The Story of the Union timeline - Houses of History
AGES 11-16, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE
Use this animated timeline to explore the story of the Union of the four countries of the United Kingdom in a fun and informative way.
Voting Rights in the UK - assembly
AGES 11-14, ASSEMBLY PLAN, VOTES FOR WOMEN, CITIZENSHIP
Use this assembly plan to introduce students to the laws that granted equal voting rights to people in the UK.
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