Exploring the news
As another New Year arrives we may be looking for ways to live a better life. We could start by explore concepts of kindness, compassion and empathy. So here are a few ideas and pointers to bring those qualities into the classroom and inspire your students.
According to NASA, Arctic sea ice – the frozen sea covering much of the Arctic Ocean and neighbouring seas – has been decreasing since the late 1970s due to warming temperatures. This article explores the implications and impacts.
Explore voting and democracy
Teaching resources round-up
Learning about organisations such as the UN can give young people an insight into the complexity of some global issues and the processes of decision-making at the highest levels.
How do you find the best ones?
Background information and teaching ideas.
International Year of Soils 2015
The news is a great global dimension resource.