Queens of Syria

Queens of Syria

Queens of Syria is the story of fifty Syrian refugee women, now living in Jordan, who came together to create and perform their own version of The Trojan Women, the timeless Greek tragedy by Euripides about the plight of women in war.

Emerging Infectious Diseases

Emerging Infectious Diseases

This resource has been developed by the British Council in partnership with the Royal Society. It is centred on how to prevent the spread of infectious diseases and has lots of activity ideas to help students aged 7 to 14 investigate and explore the subject in more depth.

Remembering the Battle of the Somme

Remembering the Battle of the Somme

This education pack from the British Council is designed to help teachers introduce aspects of the Battle of the Somme and the ways in which it is being remembered 100 years later.

Each Picture Tells a Story

Each Picture Tells a Story

This resource from Oxfam focuses on the lives of young people in Viet Nam and allows learners to use a collection of photographs and the stories behind them as a starting point to deliver a unit of work for the English curriculum.

Drought 360°

Drought 360°

12-year-old Daeka has taken a 360° photo to show the effects of drought in her village in east Africa. To complement the photo, ActionAid has created resources to help pupils understand what drought is and how it affects people, plants and animals.

A Sporting Chance?

A Sporting Chance

This set of resources from Oxfam uses the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games to explore inequality within and between countries.