KS3-4 - Global Citizenship - 6 lessons

A series of 6 lesson plans on the subject of global citizenship including worksheets and activities.

Our citizenship teaching resources not only educate the class about the importance of taking an active role in society, they also encourage students to investigate issues important to them.

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Tru citks4 global citizenship l1sm

The first lesson in a series of 6 which develops the concept of global citizenship.

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Tru citks4 global citizenship l3sm

Reflecting on the previous lessons, students will now look at how human rights can conflict.

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Tru citks4 global citizenship l5sm

Introduce students to the concept of global warming and clarify a definition that the class agrees upon.

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Tru citks4 global citizenship l2sm

In this lesson, students will be considering the concept of identity at different levels – national, regional and local.

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Tru citks4 global citizenship l4sm

This should be an initial introduction to democracy and justice under Article 21 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

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Tru citks4 global citizenship l6sm

This is the last lesson of 6 which is a chance to reflect and discuss the learning on this topic.

Global Citizenship Lesson Plans

The first of the six lesson plans tackles the question of citizenship and how citizens and citizenship can be defined. With the basics established, lessons plans 2 – 6 are more specific, with lesson two examining the issues of identity and diversity, including how different identities can exist at different levels. Lesson plan three encourages students to discover aspects of conflict around the world and justify the rights and responsibilities of individuals. Lesson four looks at democracy and justice and different voting systems in the democratic world while lesson five is designed to help students develop a better understanding of sustainability and global warming. The final lesson in the series recaps on all previous learning outcomes, culminating in students appreciating how they can make a contribution to society and the world and make changes at local, national and international levels.