Death Penalty in the USA and around the World. This resource contains a collection of educational resources to help the teaching of this sensitive and important topic.
Each PowerPoint could be used as a full lesson and includes attached activities, challenging and thoughtful questions, embedded URL links where appropriate and a variety of tasks/information for students to use to learn about the issues relating to the topic. This resource includes a starter activity a variety of tasks and then a plenary activity. It will hopefully engage all students regardless of ability.
ALL - Will understand the various forms the death penalty can take
MOST- will understand the arguments for and against the death penalty
SOME- Will have an appreciation of how somebody might feel if they were on death row