Lesson 11 - Civics year 9 - Media in politics


This is the 11th lesson of this topic Civics therefore only a small sample of the lesson will be demonstrated. 

There is 41 slides in this lesson. 

This lesson examines media in politics. Newspapers, social media, television debate, radio, opinion polls, interest groups and advertising.

  • Instructions for folding paper
  • Film on a Leaders debate
  • Notes for students on Leaders debates
  • Questions for students on Leaders, debate
  • Round robin sheets placed around the room on media in politics
  • Students go around the room finding the answer to questions they have on their worksheet eg newspapers
  • Extract from the story of a tired voter – student analyse
  • Activity finding information on media use in politics

There are films in this lesson and these will be embedded in the lesson when the USB is sent.