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Learn about Emily Wilding Davison and the Suffragettes.

The word ‘suffrage’ means having the right to vote in political elections. The suffragettes were women who campaigned for this right.

In this presentation from the UK Parliament, students find out about Emily Wilding Davison, a suffragette who campaigned for equal rights for women.

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Suitable for: KS1, KS2

Subjects: Citizenship, History, PSHE

Topics: N/A

Use: Yes (my name, role & school)

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