What is a democratic community?

In this lesson, we will learn about the concept of democracy and how communities can be democratic. We will think about whether it is important to take part in an democratic community and consider an alternative. We will also explore the concept of equity.

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Q1.True or false, 'fairness' can be defined as 'treating people equally or in a way that is right or reasonable'?

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Q2.Which answer below was not one of the views of fairness, found in the research published by Equality and Human Rights Commission?

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Q3.Which of the answers below was not mentioned as a reason for people to wear uniforms at work?

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Q4.Which argument below would be used to say that school uniforms are fair?

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Q5.Which organisation below was described as a part of the United Nations which aims to ensure that a child's basic needs are met?

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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.True or false, 'fairness' can be defined as 'treating people equally or in a way that is right or reasonable'?

1/5

Q2.Which answer below was not one of the views of fairness, found in the research published by Equality and Human Rights Commission?

2/5

Q3.Which of the answers below was not mentioned as a reason for people to wear uniforms at work?

3/5

Q4.Which argument below would be used to say that school uniforms are fair?

4/5

Q5.Which organisation below was described as a part of the United Nations which aims to ensure that a child's basic needs are met?

5/5

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What is a democratic community?

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Q1.A community is...

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Q2.The word democracy comes from...

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Q3.Rights are...

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Q4.True or false, treating people fairly always means treating them equally?

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Q5.True or false, having fair elections is a vital part of democracy?

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What is a democratic community?

Please complete this quiz to demonstrate your learning.

Q1.A community is...

1/5

Q2.The word democracy comes from...

2/5

Q3.Rights are...

3/5

Q4.True or false, treating people fairly always means treating them equally?

4/5

Q5.True or false, having fair elections is a vital part of democracy?

5/5

Lesson summary: What is a democratic community?

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