This lesson addresses the questions ‘What is a society?’ and ‘What makes a strong society?’  It explains how laws, taxes and charities contribute to our well-being, and suggests how we can be responsible citizens. The benefits of society are shown through a cartoon story. This lesson is suitable for all KS2, some elements for upper KS2.

Cross-curricular links: History, science

Learning Activities:

  • Ant societies
  • Intersection experiment
  • Societies of the past