The Death Penalty / Capital Punishment

2 hour, fully resourced lesson which focuses on capital punishment, its legal status around the world, the moral and religious arguments for and against and the history of the death penalty. The lesson has been left editable and is filled with engaging, well differentiated and fun activities. It is useful for PSHCE or RE as an introduction to the topic, or could be used as a standalone lesson as something different for a drop-down-day. This lesson gained an outstanding when it was observed.

The pack includes a 2 hour long PowerPoint, differentiated challenge activities, worksheets, clips and literacy focus tasks. These resources have been designed to be engaging, detailed and easy to follow.

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  • death-penalty-info-sheet.docx
  • extended-literacy.docx
  • exit-ticket.docx
  • qs-for-vid-1.docx
  • for-and-against-table.docx
  • clip-2-qs.docx
  • Electric-chair.docx
  • Gallows.docx
  • Guillotine.docx
  • Iron-Maiden.docx
  • lethal-injection.docx
  • stoning.docx
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Created: Jul 19, 2018

Updated: Jan 17, 2021

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