Our latest Headline uses activities from our recent Special Edition. Help students set their own expectations for politicians by evaluating examples of politicians' behaviour in the news.
Use this one-hour Headline resource to help your students:
- Discuss what politicians do for their country and local area
- Design a "perfect politician"
- Compare their expectations with examples of politicians in the news
This lesson develops the following skills and knowledge:
Step 9: I develop ideas by asking myself questions
Step 11: I innovate effectively when working in a group
Step 2: I can use important vocabulary specific to a news story
Find out more about the Topical Talk skills and knowledge framework here.
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