The suffragette story

In this lesson, we will learn a story about how a group of women campaigned for the right to vote. These women were known as the 'suffragettes' and used radical methods to get attention.

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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.What document did William Lovett help write?

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Q2.What was the main desire of the Chartists?

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Q3.Which organisation spied on Chartist activities?

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Q4.What name is given to the businesses set up by British workers which allowed lots of people to share the profits?

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Q5.Which of the following best describes a Whig interpretation of history?

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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.What document did William Lovett help write?

1/5

Q2.What was the main desire of the Chartists?

2/5

Q3.Which organisation spied on Chartist activities?

3/5

Q4.What name is given to the businesses set up by British workers which allowed lots of people to share the profits?

4/5

Q5.Which of the following best describes a Whig interpretation of history?

5/5

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End of lesson quiz

See if you can answer these questions based on what you have learnt today.

Q1.Which of the following was a Suffragette leader?

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Q2.How did the Suffragettes try to gain attention for their cause?

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Q3.Some women were given the right to vote immediately after which war?

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Q4.What did suffragettes encourage women to do between 1914 and 1918?

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Q5.In which year did British women get the same voting rights as men?

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End of lesson quiz

See if you can answer these questions based on what you have learnt today.

Q1.Which of the following was a Suffragette leader?

1/5

Q2.How did the Suffragettes try to gain attention for their cause?

2/5

Q3.Some women were given the right to vote immediately after which war?

3/5

Q4.What did suffragettes encourage women to do between 1914 and 1918?

4/5

Q5.In which year did British women get the same voting rights as men?

5/5

Lesson summary: The suffragette story

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