What is a democracy?
I know that democracy is a type of government which is runned by the people. People have a vote
Today we will learn about democracy. Does anyone know what it is and how it works?
Good job! But now I will explain the different types of democracies. There is Direct democracy and representative democracy.
But what do they mean?
Lets go to the libary so you can find information about democracy.
Now you have time to search what is a representative democracy and a direct democracy.
Did you find anything?
A representive democracy is when people vote for candidates to take up government positions, for them.
And a direct democracy means that the eligible living in a country or state make decisions on the laws that are passed.
But not everyone had that right! The first country to allow women to vote was New Zealand and until 1960s the Africans could not vote in the U.S.A elections.
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