What does the statue of Lady Justice represent?

Learning Outcomes

Students define justice and reflect on and discuss their own experiences of justice


Draw a picture of Lady Justice and answer the following questions:

  1. Why is she holding a pair of scales?
  2. Why does she carry a sword?
  3. Why is she wearing a blindfold?
  4. Why is she sitting on the world?
  5. Do you think this is a good symbol for justice? Explain why.