Students, aged 14-16, will learn about MPs and members of the House of Lords, what they do, and why their work is important. They can find out how they can get their voices heard in Parliament and make a difference to the issues that they care about.
Students can find out how to make a petition and sent it to Parliament, discover historical facts, and get some top tips on how to get in touch with MPs and members of the House of Lords. Most of all, they'll see how our Parliament helps make the UK a fair and democratic place to live for every one of us.
Pupils will learn about:
- What Parliament does and how it is different from the government
- How to get in touch with MPs and members of the House of Lords
- What happens at a general election
- How laws are made
- Select committees
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Your UK Parliament: the essentials guide
Dual language version: Eich canllaw hanfodol i Senedd y DU