Films and short videos about how Parliament works. Most suitable for key stages 3 and 4.

MPs: In their own words

Watch MP interviewsMPs reflect on politics, popularity, parties, procedure and much, much more in over 40 short video clips.


You've Got the Power video clips

Watch You've Got the PowerWatch clips from our award-winning animated film series 'You've Got the Power', including 'Democracy? You Decide' by author and journalist Danny Wallace.


The General Election Xplained

Comedian Jay Foreman presenting The General Election XplainedFollow comedian Jay Foreman as he explains the general election process, in a fun and accessible way, and asks questions like why young people should take part.


Order free DVDs

House of Lords resourceSchools can order free copies of our House of Lords videos. They accompany a suite of resources, ideal for key stage 4 and 5 students which explore the House of Lords through fast-moving animations, offering opportunities for open debate and the chance to try out hands-on activities.

To order a copy of the videos please email us providing your name, school name and postal address. One DVD will be allocated per school.


General Election DVDSchools can also order free copies of The General Election Xplained on DVD. 

The General Election Xplained comes in two versions: one aimed at key stage 3 students and one aimed at key stages 4 and 5. Both versions are included on the same DVD, along with a trailer and a shortened version (eight minutes).

To order the resource, please contact:


Telephone: 0871 472 3016
Fax: 01634 290175

Educational games

  • Could you cut it as an MP? Designed for 11-16 year-olds, this game drops you into the shoes of a backbencher.

  • Dangling from the world’s most famous clock you’ll need to clean its face before time expires.

Printed resources

View our range of free printed resources for key stages 2 to 5, available to download from our website or order for your students.

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