To explore the father’s, mother’s and foetus’
rights when looking at abortion.
To consider if we think some rights are more
important than others.
Read pages 82-3
Take a double-page spread in your book. In the
middle write ‘Rights’.
The sections you need to make notes on are:
Rights of the unborn child
Extension: ‘A woman can legally
Rights of the mother
deprive a man of his right to
Rights of the father
become a parent or force him to
become one against his will.’ Why
is this? Give reasons for your
Rank the rights on whose you think is the most
Why did your rank them in this way? Write a
paragraph to explain your opinion.
Read the sample answer on page 94.
What mark would you give it? Why?
What would you include in the answer?
Write an answer to the question on page 94.
Use the mark scheme to inform your answer.
Use what you would have included in your
Use your notes from your spider-diagram.
Mark each other’s answers using the mark
What mark would you give it out of 6?
What did they do well?
What could be improved?
Rewrite your answer using the feedback from
Answer the question in your workbook – due
Why are rights important when discussing