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Introduction to Parliament secondary, video
A short animation introducing Parliament. Can also be viewed in chapters – Parliament’s structure, elections, making laws, your voice.
General elections, secondary assembly
Use this presentation to teach your secondary pupils about general elections.
AGES 7-POST 16
A toolkit containing everything you need to run your own election!
Your UK Parliament: the essentials guide, 14-16 booklet
CITIZENSHIP, INTRODUCTION TO PARLIAMENT
The UK Parliament affects almost every aspect of your students lives. But what is it? How does it work? And how can they get their voice heard?
Collapsed timetable day, general elections
Create a collapsed timetable day focusing on the theme of general elections using this resource.
First Mass Petition, Votes for Women
This interactive teaching resource provides students with the opportunity to explore the suffrage movement from its beginnings in 1866 up to equal voting rights in 1928.
Diversity and Parliament, Black History Month
A series of videos and a teachers' pack exploring diversity at Parliament
What is Government? With Danny Wallace
AGES 11-19, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP, PARLIAMENT AND GOVERNMENT
What is Government? Find out with author and journalist Danny Wallace.
What is the House of Commons? Video
Animation exploring the history, role, work and membership of the House of Commons and how it holds the Government to account.
Journey of a Bill, House of Lords
This short film follows a bill as it moves from the Commons into the House of Lords and through each stage to royal assent.
Debating resource, Create the Debate
English teaching resources for KS3, KS4, or KS5 students wanting to improve their debating and communication skills.
How laws are made, lesson plan
Use this lesson plan to look at Parliament's legislative role.
What is the House of Lords? Video
This resource explores what the House of Lords is and how it has evolved over time.
How laws are made video
Introduce your students to the legislative process with this three-minute overview of how bills become laws.
LGBT+ rights discussion resources
Diversity and Equality law in the UK
Use this resource to generate discussion about equality and the law in the UK and explore the effect laws have on society.
Citizenship teaching resource for KS3 and KS4 students wanting to improve their debating and research skills
Race Relations Act 1965
Explore the UK's first Race Relations Act with this lesson plan and accompanying sources.
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