Year 6 looked at democracy today and analysed the manifestos of the main parties.
Year 5 - Women are no less than men!
Year 4 explored the beginnings of democracy in England looking at the Magna Carta,
year 3 reflected on whether democracy in Ancient Greece was truly a fair process.
They reflected on the importance of have a fair society and what that looks like as a Shirley citizen
ear 5 created their own march for women's votes.
Was a democracy always for all the people?
Year 5 looked at the Suffragette movement.
Year 5 march for equal rights for men and women.
September - Democracy Day- voting in our new house captains and learning ambassadors.
After some rousing hustings and presentations SJS was ready to vote!
The democratic process was run by and overseen by previous years learning ambassadors.
Everyone had a chance to have their say!
Year 3 explored the origins of democracy on our democracy day - travelling back to Ancient Greece.
Developing citizenship skills were a priority in year 3, starting to discover what it means to be an SJS citizen on Democracy day