Explore the history of women’s suffrage in Scotland in the early 20th century.
Investigate archive sources to find out how and why women campaigned for the right to vote.
Make a film documentary about the women’s suffrage movement in Scotland.
Learn how to research, plan and structure your documentary with the help of this useful guide.
Improve your critical thinking, evaluation and research skills using archive sources.
Organise a class debate and find out how to use the archive sources to support your extended essay.
Discover the history of the women’s suffrage movement in Scotland using material from the National Library of Scotland. Developed by teachers, the resource includes activities aimed at secondary school pupils and teachers. Other learning groups and individuals interested in women’s suffrage will also finds lots of items of interest, from cartoons to diary entries.