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A brief history of representation in nearly 60 seconds
KS3-5, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP, HISTORY, THE EMERGENCE OF PARLIAMENT
Use this short film as an introduction to the history of representation.
An Introduction to Parliament KS3-5 video
KS3-5, VIDEO, PARLIAMENT AND GOVERNMENT
A short animation introducing Parliament. Can also be viewed in chapters – Parliament’s structure, elections, making laws, your voice.
Commons Select Committee video
KS5, VIDEO, HOUSE OF COMMONS & MPS
This short film guides you through Select Committees of the House of Commons: how they are formed, the work they do and the impact they have.
Comparing elections in the UK and USA
KS5, POLITICS, CITIZENSHIP
This 5 minute video introduces the key features of elections, democracy and representation in the USA.
Diversity and Parliament: Black History Month
KS2-5, CITIZENSHIP, HISTORY, PSHE
A series of videos and teachers' pack exploring diversity at Parliament
General Election in nearly 60 seconds
KS3-5, AUDIO, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP
Use this short film as an introduction to how the General Election works.
How laws are made - video
KS3-5, CITIZENSHIP, LAW, VIDEO
Introduce your students to the legislative process with this three-minute overview of how bills become laws.
How Parliament works in nearly 60 seconds
Use this short film as an introduction to how Parliament works.
How the House of Lords works - video
KS3-5, CITIZENSHIP, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, VIDEO, LESSON PLAN
This resource explains how the House of Lords works and what its Members do.
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