Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Resourcd File


Published on

Published in: Technology, Economy & Finance
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Resourcd File

  1. 1. L11: Social Class Date: What: •To be able to define social class. •To be able to explain how social class leads to inequality •To explore some of the sociological theory about social class How: Why: because social class is a key idea in sociological theory and a key Predictor of life success.
  2. 2. Connect: Watch the clip What are the three classes mentioned in the clip? Write a definition of social class Explain what you think makes someone belong to a particular social class
  3. 3. Key Terms: Please fill in Social class: Inequality:
  4. 4. What social class? Decide whether the following people belong to upper, middle or working class?
  5. 5. A 34 year old nurse. Wealthy footballer, born on a council estate The Queen A binman Someone on benefits who doesn’t work A lawyer
  6. 6. Activate: Match up You have several cards – in pairs you should match up which starter sentence matches with the facts. Then – pick two facts to write in your book. Write a sentence for each one explaining why you think it happens.
  7. 7. Demonstrate: Poor Kids Watch the documentary about children living in poverty. Note down all the ways poverty affects the children e.g. bullying. Create a poster that raises awareness of the problem of child poverty in the UK Write a newspaper article to explain the problem of child poverty – link to ideas of social class and inequality.
  8. 8. Consolidate Post it notes: One thing you have learned about social class in today’s lesson.