The Death Penalty / Capital Punishment

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. You can find many more inexpensive and free PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources at my shop: MORE PSHE RESOURCES
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Criminal Justice System : Complete Citizenship Unit

Criminal Justice System : Complete Citizenship Unit

5 hour, highly-detailed Citizenship unit with 39 slide PowerPoint, complete written scheme of work, teacher introduction letter and 19 well-differentiated and easy to follow accompanying worksheets. This pack has been produced by the Criminal Cases Review Commission in conjunction with EC Resources and Tes. It is most suitably used as a Drop Down Day for KS3, but could easily be used for KS4 too. The unit of work follows the story of Lee, a young man who is convicted of murder. It is up to your class to investigate the crime through mock trials, examining fingerprints and DNA forensic clues and discovering new evidence - all whilst learning an incredible amount about the workings of the criminal justice system and the appeal process along the way. Is Lee guilty? If not, how can he prove it? Can you help? This exciting, engaging and active day has had fantastic feedback from trial schools so far and we know your students will enjoy it too. Please let us know how it goes by leaving us a review! You can find out more about the Criminal Cases Review Commission and the work they do here.
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OCR Law Student Information Sheet

OCR Law Student Information Sheet

An information sheet for OCR Law students issued at the start of the course/on open evening events outlining the key aspects of the course and how it is assessed.
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OCR Law Pre-Reading Seminar Booklets

OCR Law Pre-Reading Seminar Booklets

A series of Seminar Booklets for the new OCR spec. Students have pre-reading to do for each topic as well as completing notes and then a series of comprehension questions, a reduction activity and a transformation activity. This then forms the starter to the series of lessons and allows lessons to build on prior knoweldge and focus on misconceptions and skills such as application and evaluation rather than AO1 knowledge elements.
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OCR Tort Law Grids

OCR Tort Law Grids

OCR New Spec Tort Law Grids Every element of the Tort specification broken down with key definitions and case law. Word and pdf versions
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OCR Criminal Law Grids

OCR Criminal Law Grids

OCR Law Criminal Grids Every offence and defence on the new OCR spec broken down with key definition, elements and case law. Word document and pdf.
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The Law in Wales

The Law in Wales

In partnership with the Legal Education Foundation, Young Citizens’ has developed a set of free lesson plans examining the legal system in Wales. Did you know that the age of criminal responsibility in Wales is ten? In Scotland it is 12. In Wales you can legally leave full-time education at sixteen, whereas in England you have to be 18. Why the differences and is this fair? These are just some of the questions we explore in our brand new set of resources – The Law in Wales. Aimed at KS3 and 4 the lessons cover areas such as: Why do we have laws? How the law affects their day to day life How laws are made and how they can be changed Devolution and the impact it has had on Welsh law Want to access more high quality resources? SmartLaw is a programme from Young Citizens. Our aim is that all young people will leave school fully understanding their legal rights and responsibilities. We have a range of other topics available through the SmartLaw website including: Cyberbullying, Sexting, Human Rights, Police Powers, Youth Justice, and Consumer Law. Visit www.smartlaw.org.uk/resources
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AQA Law - Criminal Law - Actus Reus

AQA Law - Criminal Law - Actus Reus

This is a whole lesson on Actus Reus, Involuntary Acts and Ommissions to introduce students to the criminal law unit. This is lesson 1 in the AQA Criminal Law SoW.
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PSHE : One Year's KS4 / KS5 PSHE

PSHE : One Year's KS4 / KS5 PSHE

One year, (36 hours) of PSHE lessons for KS4 / KS5 : 1 whole year of highly-rated and popular PSHE resources. From financial and study skills to bullying, relationships education, applying to uni, recognising fake news and finding a career - this really is a comprehensive pack for KS4 or KS5. It is written to fit the DfE’s latest PSHE/ RSE guidance for 2018-19. If you were looking for the Complete KS3 Three Year’s of PSHE Pack, then you can find that here. Complete KS3 PSHE Pack for 7, 8, 9. This pack contains 36 x fully resourced, highly-rated PSHE lesson packs and units (KS4/5). All 36 lesson packs (bundled into 20 downloads) are complete with at least one hour-long powerpoint, accompanying differentiated worksheets, clip links with questions, plenaries, clear LOs, starters and engaging activities and all are well differentiated to three levels throughout. These resources have been highly-rated individually by TES users, follow the same consistent format and are easy to pick up and use. They are all planned according to 2018/19 PSHE Association guidance and created in preparation for the new statutory RSE guidance from the DfE. **EC Resources has created lessons for The Children’s Commissioner, MACS Charity, The CCRC and has completed PSHE commissions for schools across the UK. ** These resources could also be used in Tutor Time, in which case there is enough material for 72x half an hour sessions. There is zero extra work required (although everything is editable if you do want to adapt it), and the whole bundle also follows specific KS3/4 PSHE Association topic recommendations and Ofsted latest RSE/Safe Students guidance. I use all of these myself as a Head of PSHE and I really hope you find them excellent value. I’ve put literally months of time into this to make these lessons top quality for my own school team. I also have a **ONE YEAR OF CITIZENSHIP **bundle (37 lessons) available here. and I have a ONE YEAR OF RE bundle (36 lessons) available here: and finally a **ONE YEAR OF KS3 HISTORY **(36 lessons) available here. Many more inexpensive and free resources for each secondary year group at my shop:
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consumer law worksheet recap and case study

consumer law worksheet recap and case study

An A3 document that recaps the main aims of consumer law on one side. The other side is a mini case study aimed at the sale of goods act. 3 questions - what, identify and explain. Can be used as a class activity at the end of the topic or as a homework. hope this helps
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employment law - recap/revision A3 worksheet

employment law - recap/revision A3 worksheet

A revision resource for employment law Can be used for revision or homework of to simply recap the topic. The box activities are straight forward and so too are the responses. Set up on A3 paper, landscape and ready to print. The answers for the gap fill are: Total Comply higher jobs increase equipment specialists
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Rogue Traders Consumer Law video and worksheet

Rogue Traders Consumer Law video and worksheet

I used this video of rogue traders (mis-fueling business) to show my GCSE class to show the a business behaving unethically and also consumer protection and rights. The worksheet is fairly straight forward and the students complete is as they go along. Then you can finish by discussing their responses as a class or amongst themselves. hope this helps an otherwise quite dry topic. Thanks
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Law AS cases for Exam 2

Law AS cases for Exam 2

OCR law cases for Exam 2 Sources of law and Tort law. This only covers AS cases but is a good revision tool for students to learn cases. The idea of the activity/ revision resource is to prevent students from focusing on case facts.
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AS Law cases worksheet

AS Law cases worksheet

OCR Law cases list for Exam 1 English legal systems and criminal law. Allows the students to summarise their case notes and is a useful to get the students to focus more on the legal principles of the cases.
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Hinduism & Christianity - Religion, Crime & Punishment (17 Lessons)

Hinduism & Christianity - Religion, Crime & Punishment (17 Lessons)

This collection of 17 lessons is for GCSE Religious Studies teachers who are teaching Christianity & Hinduism. It is for Theme B of the AQA Religious Studies specification: Religion, Crime & Punishment. It includes 10 lessons about Christian beliefs and 7 lessons aboutThis collection of 17 lessons is for GCSE Religious Studies teachers who are teaching Christianity & Hinduism. It is for Theme D of the AQA Religious Studies specification: Religion, Crime & Punishment. It includes 10 lessons about Christian beliefs and 7 lessons about Hindu beliefs. It also includes some bonus resources that I hope will be useful to you. Lesson 1-10 (Christianity) Introduction Central Debates The Causes of Crime Responses to Crime Christian Teachings About Crime & Criminals The Aims & Effectiveness of Punishment ICT Suite Lesson Corporal & Capital Punishment Assessment Lesson Unit Overview (Video-Learning Worksheet Lesson) Lesson 11-17 (Hinduism) 11) Crime & Criminals 12) Forgiveness & Crime 13) Capital Punishment (1) 14) Capital Punishment (2) 15) Corporal Punishment 16) Unit Overview (Hinduism) 17) Unit Overview (Hinduism) It also includes three bonus resources: -A Personal Learning Checklist for this unit -A debate generator -A set of learning mats 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 & Hindu perspectives. Whilst designed around the AQA specification, it is certainly relevant to all GCSE Religious Studies teachers covering Christianity & Hinduism. 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 Check-out some of my most popular resources: GCSE Religious Studies Buddhism (20 Lesson Unit) Buddhism (Thematic Studies Units) Christianity (Thematic Studies Units) Hinduism (20 Lesson Unit) Islam (Thematic Studies Units) .    GCSE Sociology Resources Complete Units (Whole Course) .  AS/A2 Revision Sessions OCR Religious Studies AQA Philosophy AQA Sociology .  Philosophy for Children (P4C) The Ultimate P4C Resource Pack The Debating Society Toolkit Philosophy Boxes . Other Tools A3 DIRT Worksheet (15+ 5-star ratings!) KS3 RE Units beliefs. It also includes some bonus resources that I hope will be useful to you. Lesson 1-10 (Christianity) Introduction Central Debates The Causes of Crime Responses to Crime Christian Teachings About Crime & Criminals The Aims & Effectiveness of Punishment ICT Suite Lesson Corporal & Capital Punishment Assessment Lesson Unit Overview (Video-Learning Worksheet Lesson) . Lesson 11-17 (Islam) 11) Crime & Criminals 12) Forgiveness & Crime 13) Capital Punishment (1) 14) Capital Punishment (2) 15) Corporal Punishment 16) Unit Overview (Islam) 17) Unit Overview (Islam) It also includes three bonus resources: -A Personal Learning Checklist for this unit -2 x Debate Generators [revision tools] 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 & Muslim perspectives. Whilst designed around the AQA specification, it is certainly relevant to all GCSE Religious Studies teachers covering Christianity & Islam. 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 Check-out some of my most popular resources: GCSE Religious Studies Buddhism (20 Lesson Unit) Buddhism (Thematic Studies Units) Christianity (Thematic Studies Units) Hinduism (20 Lesson Unit) Islam (Thematic Studies Units) .    GCSE Sociology Resources Complete Units (Whole Course) .  AS/A2 Revision Sessions OCR Religious Studies AQA Philosophy AQA Sociology .  Philosophy for Children (P4C) The Ultimate P4C Resource Pack The Debating Society Toolkit Philosophy Boxes . Other Tools A3 DIRT Worksheet (15+ 5-star ratings!) KS3 RE Units
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ELS - Legal Personnel Lesson

ELS - Legal Personnel Lesson

This lesson covers the following: Solicitors Barristers SRA / Law Society BSB / Bar Council Regulation of Legal Professionals This is lesson 14 in the SoW
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ELS - Civil Dispute Resolution

ELS - Civil Dispute Resolution

This lesson looks at: ADR Methods of ADR Tribunals Mediation Conciliation Negotiation Arbitration Advantages and Disadvantages of ADR This is lesson 12 in the SoW
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ELS - Law Reform Lesson

ELS - Law Reform Lesson

This lesson covers the following: Law Reform Judicial Change Parliamentary Reform Pressure Groups Law Reform Agencies The Law Commission Criminal Law Revision Committee Royal Commissions Public Inquiries Media Inquiries Manifesto Promises European Union Law Temporary Inquiries This is lesson 10 on the SoW
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ELS - Judicial Precedent Lesson

ELS - Judicial Precedent Lesson

This lesson looks at: Hierarchy of the Courts Stare Decisis Ratio Decidendi Overruling Binding Precedent Persuasive Precedent This is lesson 9 in the SoW
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ELS - Statutory Interpretation Lesson (Lesson 1 of 3)

ELS - Statutory Interpretation Lesson (Lesson 1 of 3)

This lesson looks at: Rules of Statutory Interpretation Golden Rule (Narrow and Broad) Literal Rule Mischief Rule Purposive Approach There is a task at the end of the lesson which asks to identify the rules in specific cases but how they could be changed and the outcome if they employed another rule instead. This is lesson 7 in the SoW.
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ELS - Delegated Lesigslation Lesson

ELS - Delegated Lesigslation Lesson

This lesson looks at features of delegated legislation, grounds for judicial review, devolution of parliament and asks students to identify the difference between these. This also looks at cases and asks students to explain cases based on the grounds and procedure of Judicial Review. This is lesson 6 in the scheme of work.
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GCSE Citizenship (9-1)  -  Role of the Police Service

GCSE Citizenship (9-1) - Role of the Police Service

Role of the Police Service GCSE Citizenship (9-1) 8 PAGE study work booklet of classroom-ready activities will enthuse and engage students, and ensure they get the most from their Citizenship GCSE (9-1-2016 onwards course.) This booklet has been created by a dedicated team of Citizenship experts and is matched against the new curriculum specifications set by the exam board. It can be used to teach the topic of Role of the Police Service, through a range of stimulating exercises, encouraging discussion and liven up lessons through structured engagement between students. This Booklet Contains: o Revision Summary Topic Map o Contemporary case studies around this topic o A clear focus on key terms and literacy based activities o Differentiated Exam Questions and Practice o 8 pages of ready-to-use student worksheets designed to be written on o A wide range of activities, to suit all types of learners. o Minimal preparation required – Just print and go! o Discussion activities included in with every case study, challenging your most able students o Links to online digital and flipped learning activities Can be used for a whole lesson or two on Role of the Police Service, or as a recap/revision tool on key issues. They can also be used to encourage a flipped learning environment. Fully matched to cover all specification content for GCSE Citizenship. The learning objectives for this work booklet are: o To examine the operation of the justice system in England and Wales. o To understand the role of the police force in society and as part of the legal system. This resource will engage, educate and motivate your students – fantastic for quick and easy planning! Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter You may also want to check out our very popular GCSE Citizenship 9-1 Lessons, Assessments, Revision guides, trackers and work booklets. Here are a few examples: Active Citizenship Campaigning PLC Tracker NGO’s Workbooklet History of the UK double Lesson
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ELS - Parliamentary Law Making Lesson

ELS - Parliamentary Law Making Lesson

This lesson looks at the process of law making in the UK. Initially it looks at the influences on parliament from manifestos to individual MPs and then onto the process of making an act, green papers to royal assent and then an overview of the doctrine of parliamentary supremacy. There is a homework essay question in this lesson which asks students to discuss a statement as to parliamentary supremacy being obsolete. This is lesson 5 in the ELS Scheme of Work based on AQA A Level Specification.
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ELS - Law and Society & Sources of Law

ELS - Law and Society & Sources of Law

This lesson looks at the impact of Law on Society looking at both Legal and Social Norms and then covers the sources of law both legislation and case law for both UK law and EU law with links for how to access the online databases of these sources of legislation. Case law also explains citations and how to read the year, abbreviations and page numbers for the reported cases. This is lesson 4 in the Scheme of Work
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British Values : The Criminal Justice System

British Values : The Criminal Justice System

British Values / Citizenship lesson. An hour long, fully resourced lesson with all about the structure and workings of the British Criminal Justice System . The three-level differentiated lesson is filled with engaging, well structured and fun activities and could be used as a KS3 or KS4 lesson, or slightly amended and used as the basis for a Citizenship GCSE lesson. These resources have been designed to be engaging, detailed and easy to follow. All our resources are editable (so easy to adapt for your classes). This lesson could be used for Citizenship, SMSC or PSHCE. You can find many more inexpensive and free PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources at my shop: MORE PSHE RESOURCES .
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ELS - Rule of Law Lesson

ELS - Rule of Law Lesson

This lesson looks at the Rule of Law from Plato to Dicey and uses Lord Bingham’s speech as an embedded video. Lesson 3 in the ELS Scheme of Work
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ELS - Civil and Criminal Court Structures

ELS - Civil and Criminal Court Structures

This lesson looks at features of both criminal and civil court structures and the the judges that sit in each of these courts, this is a brief introduction to judges as court personnel is a standalone lesson. This is lesson 2 in the scheme of work.
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GSCE LAW REVISION

GSCE LAW REVISION

This revision guide covers all aspects of criminal, civil, private, and public law. Also covers all areas of Legislation, Case and European Law, Pre-trial issues, Classification of Criminal Offences and all other elements of GSCE Law. This guide goes over all of the information need for GSCE Law (Unit 1).
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