Year 5 Citizenship

An introduction to the justice system; how parliament works; and the role of pressure groups; learning about rights and responsibilities, the impact of energy on the planet and contributing to the community

Choose your lesson

Lesson 1: Breaking the law

Laws, the role of the police and introduction to the justice system

Lesson 2: Rights and responsibilities

Exploring the links between rights and responsibilities

Lesson 3: Protecting the planet

Understand how reducing our use of materials and energy will help the environment

Lesson 4: Contributing to the community

Understanding how we recognise and value the contribution people make to the community

Lesson 5: Pressure groups

Recognising the role of pressure groups in society

Lesson 6: Parliament

Children learn how parliament works

Assess your pupils

Assessment quiz and Knowledge catcher. These can be used at the start of the unit to access where pupils are in their learning as well as the end of the unit to assess progress. Go to assessment resources