Teachers – download adaptable teaching resources

What are the types of punishment?

In this lesson, we will explore the different types of sentences available to the courts when an offender is found guilty. We will also investigate how decisions on sentencing are carried out by the courts.

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.

Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

Why we're removing unit quizzes from the website >
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 is deterrence?

1/5

Q2.Which one of these is not a purpose of punishment?

2/5

Q3.Who decides the sentence for the offender?

3/5

Q4.A punishment can serve more than one purpose.

4/5

Q5.Every offender who commits the same crime gets the same punishment.

5/5

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.

Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

Why we're removing unit quizzes from the website >
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 is deterrence?

1/5

Q2.Which one of these is not a purpose of punishment?

2/5

Q3.Who decides the sentence for the offender?

3/5

Q4.A punishment can serve more than one purpose.

4/5

Q5.Every offender who commits the same crime gets the same punishment.

5/5

Video

Click on the play button to start the video. If your teacher asks you to pause the video and look at the worksheet you should:

  • Click "Close Video"
  • Click "Next" to view the activity

Your video will re-appear on the next page, and will stay paused in the right place.

Worksheet

These slides will take you through some tasks for the lesson. If you need to re-play the video, click the ‘Resume Video’ icon. If you are asked to add answers to the slides, first download or print out the worksheet. Once you have finished all the tasks, click ‘Next’ below.

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.

Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

Why we're removing unit quizzes from the website >
Quiz:

-What are the types of punishment?

Citizenship

Q1.What do magistrates and judges use to help guide them in determining punishment?

1/5

Q2.Which is the type of sentence that can be given?

2/5

Q3.Which of these could make the sentence more harsh?

3/5

Q4.Which one of these offences would carry the harshest sentence?

4/5

Q5.Every offender who commits the same offence will get the exact same punishment.

5/5

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.

Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

Why we're removing unit quizzes from the website >
Quiz:

-What are the types of punishment?

Citizenship

Q1.What do magistrates and judges use to help guide them in determining punishment?

1/5

Q2.Which is the type of sentence that can be given?

2/5

Q3.Which of these could make the sentence more harsh?

3/5

Q4.Which one of these offences would carry the harshest sentence?

4/5

Q5.Every offender who commits the same offence will get the exact same punishment.

5/5

Lesson summary: What are the types of punishment?

It looks like you have not completed one of the quizzes.

To share your results with your teacher please complete one of the quizzes.

Time to move!

Did you know that exercise helps your concentration and ability to learn?

For 5 mins...

Move around:
Jog

On the spot:
Chair yoga