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How Parliament works in nearly 60 seconds
KS3-5, AUDIO, VIDEO, CITIZENSHIP
Use this short film as an introduction to how Parliament works.
Parliament and government - whiteboard resource
KS3-5, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS
Explore the difference between Parliament and government using this interactive tool.
Types of Government lesson plan
KS4-5, GOVERNMENT & POLITICS
Use this lesson plan to explore the similarities and differences between different types of governments.
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.
What is the House of Commons? - video
KS3-5, CITIZENSHIP, HOUSE OF COMMONS
Animation exploring the House of Commons history, role and membership and how Government is held to account.
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.
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.
An Introduction to Parliament - whiteboard resource
KS2-4, CITIZENSHIP, WHITEBOARD
A guide to the House of Commons, House of Lords and monarch, and the difference between Parliament and government.
Magna Carta: Stories from Parliament
KS2-3, HISTORY, ASSEMBLY & LESSON PLAN
Discover the fascinating story of Magna Carta with this video drama and explore the first step in the emergence of Parliament.
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