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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!
Find Your Way, post 16 booklet
Download this reference guide to Parliament for students post 16.
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.
Diversity and Parliament, Black History Month
A series of videos and a teachers' pack exploring diversity at Parliament
House of Lords Select Committees , video
This short film guides you through select committees of the House of Lords: how they are formed, the work they do and their impact.
Introduction to Parliament secondary, video
A short animation introducing Parliament. Can also be viewed in chapters – Parliament’s structure, elections, making laws, your voice.
House of Commons Select Committees, video
This short film guides you through select committees of the House of Commons: the work they do and the impact they have.
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.
Comparing elections in the UK and USA video
This 5 minute video introduces the key features of elections, democracy and representation in the USA.
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
Race Relations Act 1965
Explore the UK's first Race Relations Act with this lesson plan and accompanying sources.
Constitution debate pack
Following the 800 year anniversary of the Magna Carta, get your students thinking about what a UK written constitution could look like in the future.
Magna Carta assembly
Download a Magna Carta themed assembly plan
DIY laws lesson plans
Examine the law-making process with your students through discussion and debate, using these two downloadable lesson plans.
Use this resource in the run up to the EU referendum to generate discussion around the topic.
Civil liberties and personal freedoms
Use this resource to explore issues of individual freedom and civil liberties with your students.
Human rights around the world
Explore differences in human rights levels around the world with this lesson plan.
Types of Government lesson plan
Use this lesson plan to explore the similarities and differences between different types of governments.
Introduction to Parliament collapsed timetable day
Create a collapsed timetable day focusing on the theme of UK Parliament using this new resource pack.
Parliament and government - video
What’s the difference between Parliament and government? What is the purpose of Parliament and what do MPs do?
Video Tour of the House of Lords
Peers take you on a video tour around the House of Lords.
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