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Video tour of the House of Lords
KS3-5, CITIZENSHIP, VIDEO
Peers take you on a video tour around the House of Lords.
Lawmaking in the House of Lords: the journey of a bill - video
KS3-5, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, VIDEO
This short film follows a bill as it moves from the Commons into the House of Lords and through each stage to royal assent.
Lords Select Committee Video
KS5, VIDEO, THE HOUSE OF LORDS
This short film guides you through Select Committees of the House of Lords: how they are formed, the work they do and their impact.
How Parliament works in nearly 60 seconds
KS3-5, AUDIO, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP
Use this short film as an introduction to how Parliament works.
An Introduction to Parliament KS2 video
CITIZENSHIP, PARLIAMENT & GOVERNMENT
A short animation introducing Parliament that can also be viewed in chapters – Parliament’s structure, elections, making laws, your voice.
Houses of Parliament: an illustrated guide
KS3-4, CITIZENSHIP, LEAFLET
Download a colourful leaflet that introduces students to the Palace of Westminster and the work of the Houses of Commons and Lords.
What is Democracy? With Danny Wallace - video
KS3-4, CITIZENSHIP, VIDEO
Author and journalist Danny Wallace takes a light-hearted look in this short film at how the UK is governed.
What is the House of Lords? - video
KS3-5, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS
This resource explores what the House of Lords is and how it has evolved over time.
An Introduction to Parliament KS3-5 video
KS3-5, VIDEO, PARLIAMENT & GOVERNMENT
A short animation introducing Parliament. Can also be viewed in chapters – Parliament’s structure, elections, making laws, your voice.
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