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Different election outcomes
AGES 7-16, CITIZENSHIP, WORKSHEET, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE
Use this whiteboard resource to explore the potential outcomes of general elections in the UK.
Elections and Voting
AGES 7-16, CITIZENSHIP, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE
Use this resource to help your students understand the process of a UK general election and the significance of voters' decisions.
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.
Emily Wilding Davison
AGES 5-11, LESSON PLAN, HISTORY, SUFFRAGETTES, SEND
Find out about Emily Wilding Davison, a significant person in history.
AGES 11-19, GENERAL ELECTION, CITIZENSHIP
A toolkit containing everything you need to run your own election!
General Election in Nearly 60 Seconds
AGES 11-19, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP, PSHE, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS
Use this short film as an introduction to how the General Election works.
AGES 7-11, ASSEMBLY, PSHE, CITIZENSHIP
Use this assembly resource to explain what a general election is to younger pupils
What is the House of Commons?
AGES 11-19, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP, HOUSE OF COMMONS
Animation exploring the history, role, work and membership of the House of Commons and how it holds the Government to account.
Introduction to Parliament
AGES 11-19, VIDEO, PARLIAMENT & GOVERNMENT
A short animation introducing Parliament. Can also be viewed in chapters – Parliament’s structure, elections, making laws, your voice.
An Introduction to Parliament
AGES 7-11, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP, PARLIAMENT & GOVERNMENT
A short video animation introducing Parliament that can also be viewed in chapters – Parliament’s structure, elections, making laws, your voice.
House of Commons Library Briefing Papers
AGES 16-19, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS
Use these House of Commons Library Briefings to provide A Level students with reliable and impartial information on a range of parliamentary topics.
What is Democracy? With Danny Wallace
AGES 11-16, CITIZENSHIP, VIDEO
Author and journalist Danny Wallace takes a light-hearted look in this short film at how the UK is governed.
Run a mock election
Use this whiteboard resource to explore general elections in the UK and challenge students to hold their own classroom election.
The Tower of Power: 14-16 booklet
AGES 14-16, CITIZENSHIP, BOOKLET
A magazine-style booklet that explains what happens in Parliament and how it is relevant to students' lives.
Find Your Way: 16-18 booklet
Download this reference guide to Parliament for students aged 16-18 studying Government & Politics.
My Parliamentary Scrap Book: 11-14 booklet
AGES 11-14, CITIZENSHIP, BOOKLET
My Parliamentary Scrap Book is a booklet for students aged 11-14, covering key events relating to Parliament in a school year, from the State Opening of Parliament to school council elections.
The General Election Explained
AGES 11-19, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, VIDEO
This short film follows the progress of an election campaign right up to polling day and the formation of a coalition government.
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