Plan for Change: Poverty Toolkit

This toolkit from Plan Canada will help you explore the complex issue of poverty in the developing world, where many children and their families face a daily struggle to meet their basic needs.

Plan for Change: Education Toolkit

This toolkit from Plan Canada aims to help you explore the issue of education in parts of the world where many children don’t have the chance to start or finish school.

Oxfam Water Week for Schools resources

Oxfam Water Week for Schools provides opportunities for young people to learn and think critically about water issues, before taking informed and meaningful action.

Stride – Gender equality: Kenya

This activity from Stride, the online Global Citizenship magazine for schools, allows pupils to find out about gender equality in education in Kenya and to consider some of the similarities and differences with the UK.

Climate4Classrooms Education Pack

Using some of the latest scientific data and projections, this pack from the British Council provides ideas and resources to deepen pupils’ understanding of climate change and help them to see this complex topic in a global context.

Bangladesh: Oli’s Crusade Against Child Marriage

This British Council produced film introduces us to Oli, a 12 year old boy from Dhaka who is on a mission to combat child marriage in Bangladesh. When he was younger a female friend of his was taken away and married off. He never saw her again.

Nepal: Food for Thought, School Meals

This film with supporting teaching ideas is produced by the British Council. It helps primary pupils to find out how the provision of school dinners impacts children in rural Nepal by meeting some of the pupils at Sri Sitaram Primary School.

Kenya: Getting to School by Foot

A short film with teaching activities produced by the British Council. Children talk about their journey to school in the foothills of Mount Elgon in Kenya; the roads, their daily lives, and their hopes for the future.