Practical Action video gallery

Practical Action video gallery

Practical Action’s schools video gallery contains a number of short films from Practical Action that teachers in both Primary and Secondary schools may find useful as support material or starting points for lessons across the curriculum.

Beem Explores Africa

This is a beautifully illustrated book from a Nigerian publisher. In it, we are introduced to a young Nigerian girl called Beem, and we follow her as she explores the continent of Africa, meets its people and animals, and visits its key geographical

Planet Cork

Planet Cork is a website aimed at primary school teachers and children who are learning about sustainable development. It explains in a fun way the unique properties and benefits of cork, a natural material that has been used by humans for at least

More than just a game of football?

In February 2009, a group of Key Stage 3 teachers on a Tide~ global learning study visit spent ten days exploring issues in Cape Town and their relevance to creative approaches to the new secondary curriculum in England. The thinking and ideas from

Football and Freedom

Football and Freedom is an online resource pack from the NUT bursting with fun and informative teaching resources and activities for teaching children about South Africa through football. It enables teachers to use the excitement around the World Cup

SEAL and the Global Dimension

The aim of this website is to provide clear pathways and appropriate resources for embedding the Global Dimension within the SEAL (Social and Emotional Learning) programme, engaging school pupils in global and development issues.

Global Learning through Global Weeks

This guide from CDEC aims to support teachers who want to run a Global Focus Week in their school. It is based on lessons learned from the ‘Warrington and the World’ project, which involved 35 primary schools from across Warrington.

Tzedek Education Resources

Tzedek is an international development charity working within the Jewish community. Its website includes a range of Global Citizenship lesson plans and activities which link in with the RE, Citizenship and Geography curriculum. They cover aspects of

Me, You, Everyone

Me, You, Everyone is the third in the series of Lift Off materials, which have been developed for use in the primary school classroom to promote understanding and respect for human rights. Consisting of ten lessons, each of which are structured