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What can I find out about my issue? Part 1 - Lesson 4 of 11

GCSE • Active Citizenship • Core Curriculum

What can I find out about my issue? Secondary research part 1

This lesson is part 4 of a sequence of 11 lessons addressing the key enquiry: How can I be a changemaker in my local community?

The purpose of this lesson is for students to develop their understanding of how to research the topic of their active citizenship project. They will become familiar with the need to look for secondary research on their topics to be informed about their theme. Students will explore sources of secondary information and how to check the reliability of secondary sources.

Students will work towards answering the following learning questions:
  • How can I find out about my chosen issue?
  • How can I decide what I need to find out?
  • How can I check the reliability of the secondary sources I choose?
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