Objective – To examine why it is important to vote and different voting systems
All students will have a knowledge of why some people think it is important to vote.
Some students will have an understanding of the different voting systems available
Starter: Why do some people not both voting in a general election?
2. Recap information on the suffragetes and why it was important for women to have the vote
You could also link to free elections in South Africa
3. Watch video clip on different voting systems – an example below
4. Read through the worksheet on voting systems and answer the questions