This box encourages students to think about gender equality within today’s society. Participants will explore the importance of equality and democracy within today’s society, and have the opportunity to debate their ideas through an in-class referendum.

Curriculum links

  • GCSE Citizenship
  • Extracurricular 

Box contents

Teaching Resources:

  • Memory Stick

  • Presentation

  • Lesson plan

  • Worksheet


  • Loughborough “Girls Can” t-shirt
  • Ballot Box
  • Welfare and Diversity leaflets

Classroom requirements

A standard classroom is suitable for this activity – this can be scaled up for large numbers of students to participate.