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Modern Social Reforms timeline - Houses of History
AGES 7-16, HISTORY, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE
This interactive timeline shows how social and political changes shaped the House of Commons and the House of Lords.
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.
Parliament and government
AGES 11-19, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS
Explore the difference between Parliament and government using this interactive tool.
Debating a Bill
AGES 11-19, CITIZENSHIP, LESSON PLAN, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE
This whiteboard resource introduces the process of scrutinising legislation and shows how effective debate works.
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.
An Introduction to Parliament
AGES 7-16, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE, CITIZENSHIP
A guide to the House of Commons, House of Lords and monarch, and the difference between Parliament and government.
From Bill to law
AGES 11-19, LAW, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE
Introduce your students to how laws are made and the roles played by the House of Commons, House of Lords and the Monarch with this two minute video.
Houses of History: Journey to Democracy
AGES 7-14, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE, THE EMERGENCE OF PARLIAMENT
The United Kingdom's journey to democracy is set out in this interactive Houses of History timeline resource which begins with the 1215 Magna Carta.
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.
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.
Houses of History timeline - all themes
This animated timeline explores 50 key British historical events from 1099 to the modern day.
Political Campaigning timeline - Houses of History
AGES 7-16, HISTORY, WHITEBOARD, WORKSHEET
This interactive timeline allows students to learn about political campaigning throughout history.
The Building of Parliament timeline - Houses of History
Use this animated timeline to provide a fun way to explore the building of Parliament and a thousand years of British history at Westminster.
Run a mock election
Use this whiteboard resource to explore general elections in the UK and challenge students to hold their own classroom election.
How to make a law
AGES 7-19, LAW, CITIZENSHIP, LESSON PLAN
This whiteboard resource will help students understand the process for scrutinising and passing new laws.
History of Parliamentary Democracy timeline - Houses of History
AGES 7-14, HISTORY, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE
Use this interactive timeline to show students the achievements of the campaign to get votes for all men and women, including the three Reform Acts.
Women and the Vote timeline - Houses of History
Use this interactive timeline to follow key moments in the history of the Suffragettes and women's right to vote.
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