Workbook Lesson 2 - History of Law and Democracy


This workbook compliments Lesson 2 with activivities for students to complete.

The activities include the following:

  • Role Play called Cheyene Hunting Law - to introduce the idea that no matter what culture they have laws.
  • Where did our Laws come from? - A worksheet explaining Greece, Rome and Babylonian laws and more recently Australian laws
  • Press conference activity - Law and Government - Students are given senarios from the Babylonian kingdom to solve
  • Magna Carta information sheet
  • Magna Carta Activity - cartoon speech bubble, and questions sheet
  • Information on the History of the Magna Carta and questions