Age Range: KS3
Make your classroom the place to be. A fictional town and its residents bring what is so often portrayed as a "boring" subject instantly to life. Students relate to the characters, explore the issues and develop a solid understanding of how governments and political systems work.
Topics include: Central and local government; Public services; How they are financed; Public contribution; Key characteristics of parliamentary and other forms of government; The electoral system; Importance of voting; Promoting participation in the democratic process by all sectors of the community.