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Government and Politics Citizenship GCSE 9-1 UNIT

Government and Politics Citizenship GCSE 9-1 UNIT

Democracy Government and Politics UNIT NEW GCSE CITIZENSHIP 9-1 Bundle: In-depth look at the political landscape across the UK Including ideologies, voting systems and elections. This unit will look at the structure and form of different Governments with a focus on the UK Government and the development of democracy over time and evaluating different electoral systems. This resource bundle includes a whole unit of fun and engaging separate lessons and many more Activities/resources/material/packs to be used for the teaching of Democracy, Government and Politics (Includes between 11-12 lessons worth of material) Combine all these resources to bring British politics alive in the classroom (As much as this topic can be…) This resource also includes an assessment and feedback and answer sheet to track your GCSE Citizenship Students progress against the NEW 9-1 CITIZENSHIP GCSE
fantastic17
Supreme Court ESCAPE ROOM! American Government - Judicial Branch

Supreme Court ESCAPE ROOM! American Government - Judicial Branch

The Supreme Court Escape Room will take students on a secret mission around the classroom! This escape room has students decode interesting facts about the Supreme Court. This is the perfect resource to introduce or review the U.S. Judicial Branch. The Supreme Court Escape Room has students walking around the classroom breaking codes. The codes include ciphers, Morse code, cryptograms and a final 4 digit code based on the decoders/clues. Each clue and code is different. The codes require students to think differently to decipher or decode them. . Some codes require critical thinking to determine what a letter/symbol stands for. Each code will reveal interesting facts about the Supreme Court. Students can report the final code to you. If you wanted to, you could purchase a 4 digit lock that you program, but it is not necessary at all! No props needed!! This is a NO PREP, PRINT & GO Activity! The best age range for this resource is 8+. Please look at the preview to determine if this resource works for your age group. You can use the pre-labeled clues or you can challenge older kids to choose/find the decoder that works for each of the clues. A set of labeled and non-labeled decoders are included for differentiation. A “How to Decode” puzzles is also included. As a “timed” challenge, students will be engaged from beginning to end. New Feature: This escape room now includes 12 fun, colorful signs to take class pictures with at the end of the mission. Hang the pictures in your room, send them in a parent newsletter or share them on social media  An answer key and easy to follow teacher directions are provided. Time needed: 30-60 minutes »»»<strong> Civics and Government ESCAPE ROOMS:</strong> <a href=" https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/u-s-constitution-escape-room-no-prep-11806521 “>U.S. Constitution ESCAPE ROOM!</a> <a href=” https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/branches-of-government-u-s-government-and-civics-11832987 “>Branches of Government ESCAPE ROOM!</a> <a href=” https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/u-s-bill-of-rights-escape-room-no-prep-11806529 “>Bill of Rights ESCAPE ROOM!</a> <a href=” https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/preamble-escape-room-u-s-constitution-11832997 "> Preamble ESCAPE ROOM!</a>
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US Gun Problem Assembly - Parkland  Mass School Shooting - Outstanding Assembly

US Gun Problem Assembly - Parkland Mass School Shooting - Outstanding Assembly

This assembly addresses the gun epidemic in the USA, by looking at: -The history of guns in the USA -The causes of the gun problem -The NRA -Trump and the Republican party And causes for optimism for the future. It was written in the aftermath of the Parkland School Shooting but is just as applicable to any mass shooting in the USA. This is a well presented, well research, topical and very interesting assembly that covers the gun debate in some detail.
laumorrow
Jury Duty worksheets

Jury Duty worksheets

I created these worksheets to support my lessons on Ancient Greece and how they influenced modern day democracy but these sheets could be used as stand alone lessons. Included: Sheet with information on the alleged crime and those involved. There has been an alleged robbery at a man’s house. He has accused his neighbour of committing the crime. The accused’s alibi is his best friend , Sid, who has been to prison before. Who will you believe? Jurors: Three jurors all of who know one of the people involved. This sheet will help the children to understand the need for an unbiased jury. Children will discuss the jurors and decide whether or not to keep them on the jury Questionnaire: I used this with a colleague who had experienced jury duty. They came into our lesson and the children used the questions on this sheet to interview them on their experience. Statements: Brief statements from the three people involved. Children can use these to help form their opinions on the accused. Verdict/Truth: Most children I have used this lesson with come to the conclusion that Mark (the accused) is guilty. They are always surprised to know that he was set up by the man who accused him. The children find out that even if Mark was guilty, he would more than likely have walked free due to lack of evidence. This always ignites interesting conversations about how fair our legal system is.
chunt86
Black History - 9 Week Activity Pack

Black History - 9 Week Activity Pack

A resource pack on Black History covering 9 pastoral sessions or lessons. Looks at American Black History with links to UK. Extensive PPT of 30+ slides and student activity book to be printed. This is a thought provoking and shocking unit - it has the desired impact of learners. "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." George Santayana
jp_kennedy
Barrister Wordsearch Puzzle Sheet Keywords Settler Starter Cover Lesson Careers Legal Law Jobs

Barrister Wordsearch Puzzle Sheet Keywords Settler Starter Cover Lesson Careers Legal Law Jobs

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet on the theme of 'Barristers'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Law Cases GCSE/A-Level

Law Cases GCSE/A-Level

This resource is really helpful if you want your students to remember specific cases for each topic. It helps them recall which cases are which. Moreover, it gives the summary of the facts and what was held in each case. This resource has 13 pages with 88 cases in total.
dkchauhan
GCSE Christianity & Buddhism - Religion, Crime & Punishment (17 Lessons)

GCSE Christianity & Buddhism - Religion, Crime & Punishment (17 Lessons)

This collection of 17 lessons is for GCSE Religious Studies teachers who are teaching Christianity & Buddhism. It is for Theme B of the AQA Religious Studies specification: Religion, Crime & Punishment. It includes 10 lessons about Christian beliefs and 7 lessons about Buddhist beliefs. It also includes four bonus resources that I hope will be useful to you. Lesson 1-10 (Christianity) 1) Introduction 2) Central Debates 3) The Causes of Crime 4) Responses to Crime 5) Christian Teachings About Crime & Criminals 6) The Aims & Effectiveness of Punishment 7) ICT Suite Lesson 8) Corporal & Capital Punishment 9) Assessment Lesson 10) Unit Overview (Video-Learning Worksheet Lesson) Lesson 11-17 (Buddhism) 11) Crime & Criminals 12) Forgiveness & Crime 13) Capital Punishment (1) 14) Capital Punishment (2) 15) Corporal Punishment 16) Unit Overview (Buddhism) 17) Unit Overview (Buddhism) Each lesson is fully resourced and includes a lesson plan, homework, AfL tasks. Most lessons are based around professionally designed A3 worksheets. This download is designed to be everything you need in order to teach this theme and cover Christian & Buddhist perspectives. The resources are authored by the same professional resource designer who created the 20-Lesson GCSE Buddhism bundle for the 'Beliefs, Teachings & Practices' section of the course: which has soon become the highest rated premium GCSE RS product on all of Tes! ( https://goo.gl/5gQDEE ) Positive reviews are warmly welcome! ------------------------------------- The contents of this page, the download, and all included materials are copyrighted by Adam Godwin (2017) ____________________ System Requirements: Microsoft Office (PowerPoint & Word) Printing (for the worksheet) 512MB Ram 1.5GHZ Processor
godwin86
Introduction to State Government Exit Ticket Assessment

Introduction to State Government Exit Ticket Assessment

This 6-question assessment is ideal for an exit ticket. It provides quick snapshot for teachers to understand where students are in terms of their understanding of state governments. Five of the questions are completed with one of two words that students choose from. The last question is a fill in the blank with two words that are rleated to the services that a state government provides. This can be adapted for a quiz or the start to some independent work. An answer key has been included for your convenience.
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