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Journey to Democracy timeline - Houses of History
KS2-3, HISTORY, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE, WORKSHEET
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.
Comparing Voting Systems - whiteboard resource
KS4-5, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, CITIZENSHIP, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE,
Compare voting systems including First Past the Post, the Alternative Vote, the Single Transferable Vote and the Party List System.
Modern Social Reforms timeline - Houses of History
KS2-4, HISTORY, WHITEBOARD RESOURCE
This interactive timeline shows how social and political changes shaped the House of Commons and the House of Lords.
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.
How Laws are Made - Lesson Plan
KS4, CITIZENSHIP, LAW, LESSON PLAN
Use this lesson plan to look at Parliament's legislative role.
History of Parliamentary Democracy timeline - Houses of History
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.
DIY laws lesson plans
KS3, CITIZENSHIP, LESSON PLAN
Examine the law-making process with your students through discussion and debate, using these two downloadable lesson plans.
People and Parliament - lesson, presentation, quiz
KS3, CITIZENSHIP, LESSON PLAN, QUIZ, WORKSHEET
Teach your KS3 students how people become MPs and Peers.
The Dearsley Window: art resource - key stage 2
KS2, ART, HISTORY, VIDEO, LESSON PLAN
This pack looks at the story of the Suffragettes, as depicted in a series of contemporary stained glass windows in the Palace of Westminster.
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