Direct and Representational Democracy

Essential Question

What are the differences between Direct Democracy and Representational Democracy?

What Did Democracy Really Mean In Athens?

Ancient Democracy Was Really Different Then Modern Democracy

Ancient Democracy Differers From Modern Democracy.pdf

Discussion Questions

  • What is a direct democracy?

  • What is a representational democracy?

  • Would you rather live in a direct democracy or representational democracy? Why?

Activity 2: How is direct democracy similar to and different then representational democracy?

Using the information from this lesson, answer the questions in a thinking map. Complete this assignment digitally or on paper. It will be collected in your portfolio.

Extension Activities