If you’re planning a lesson about democracy, you should use this activity idea and the free template you’ll find here.
What you need:
- Computers (with Microsoft Word) and internet access
- This template
Start by asking students questions: What is democracy? Who invented it? How is our democracy different from the Athenian democracy?
After a short discussion, let students teach themselves more on the subject. This can be an individual or group activity. Have them do some research and make a brochure – this can be made in class or as homework. It will be a fun learning exercise. (more…)