Is the conflict in Syria a children’s rights issue?

This lesson will explore the situation in Syria and to what extent the rights of children are being enjoyed or denied. This lesson covers the war in Syria. If this is a sensitive topic to you, we recommend checking with a trusted adult before starting or doing the lesson with a trusted adult nearby.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.By how many degrees is the Earth expected to warm by the end of this century?

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Q2.Which intergovernmental organisation brings together countries to discuss the issue of climate change and help coordinate a global response?

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Q3.True or false, droughts are a widespread effect of climate change in Bangladesh?

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Q4.'Climate Change Refugee' is the term recognised by international law which defines the people forced to leave their home because of the impact of climate change?

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Q5.The effects of climate change are having an impact on migration in the UK?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.By how many degrees is the Earth expected to warm by the end of this century?

1/5

Q2.Which intergovernmental organisation brings together countries to discuss the issue of climate change and help coordinate a global response?

2/5

Q3.True or false, droughts are a widespread effect of climate change in Bangladesh?

3/5

Q4.'Climate Change Refugee' is the term recognised by international law which defines the people forced to leave their home because of the impact of climate change?

4/5

Q5.The effects of climate change are having an impact on migration in the UK?

5/5

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Is the conflict in Syria a children’s rights issue?

Complete the questions below to assess your knowledge from the lesson today.

Q1.Syria is located in...

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Q2.The Syrian conflict began in...

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Q3.The United Nations gives children a set of 34 specific rights.

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Q4.Which of the following is a right directly affected by war?

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Q5.It is possible for families to stay together, even though they are refugees.

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Is the conflict in Syria a children’s rights issue?

Complete the questions below to assess your knowledge from the lesson today.

Q1.Syria is located in...

1/5

Q2.The Syrian conflict began in...

2/5

Q3.The United Nations gives children a set of 34 specific rights.

3/5

Q4.Which of the following is a right directly affected by war?

4/5

Q5.It is possible for families to stay together, even though they are refugees.

5/5

Lesson summary: Is the conflict in Syria a children’s rights issue?

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