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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.
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.
Get the Houses in Order! game
KS2, CITIZENSHIP, GAME
A memory game and educational activity for key stage 2 students learning about Parliament, democracy and the Palace of Westminster.
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.
How Parliament works in nearly 60 seconds
KS3-5, AUDIO, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP
Use this short film as an introduction to how Parliament works.
How the House of Lords works - video
KS3-5, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS
This resource explains how the House of Lords works and what its Members do.
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.
People and Parliament - lesson, presentation, quiz
KS3, LESSON PLAN, QUIZ, WORKSHEET
Teach your KS3 students how people become MPs and Peers.
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