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Voting

Overview

In this lesson pupils will learn what it means to vote. We will consider why and how votes are held and think about how people might feel if their preference does not win.

The lesson continues with a basic introduction as to what happens in a general election and the election of a school council. The lesson concludes with an opportunity for pupils to vote in a real-life school situation.

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