Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: The Brexit Referendum

An Explanation of the Brexit Referendum

Amanda Sloat talked about the reasons why the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. She spoke about the role of the U.K. in the European Union and the arguments remaining in the EU.

Description

Amanda Sloat talked about the reasons why the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. She spoke about the role of the U.K. in the European Union and the arguments for remaining in the EU.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • Describe the results of the 2016 referendum about leaving the European Union.
  • According to Dr. Sloat, why did citizens of the United Kingdom vote to leave the United Kingdom?
  • From the second clip, how did national identity and sovereignty impact the Brexit referendum vote?

Additional Resources

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Euro
    • European Union
    • National Identity
    • Sovereignty
    • United Kingdom

    Topics

    Comparative Government

    Grades

    High SchoolUniversity