Before the lesson
- To begin to understand how government works
- Democracy is not included in the statutory guidance however the DfE National Framework for Citizenship 2015 says schools should teach What democracy is and about the basic institutions that support it locally and nationally.
- Democracy is also one of the fundamental British values.
Pupils needing extra support: May find education or the The local surroundings or place that a person lives or works in… the easiest topic to work on as they may have more direct experience.
Pupils working at greater depth: Can be challenged to select another The Prime Minister chooses MPs to be Ministers. The ministers are responsible for different things…. who has Being in charge of our own actions. for something they feel strongly about.