This resource from CND tells the story of Sadako Sasaki, a girl from Hiroshima who developed leukaemia as a result of radiation from the nuclear bomb in August 1945. When she was hospitalised, she began to fold 1,000 paper cranes to express her hopes
This DVD pack addresses issues and attitudes around asylum seekers and refugees. It features the views of young people who are themselves refugees or seeking asylum, as well as the experience of Watford FC player Alhassan ‘Al’ Bangura.
This DVD pack tackles a growth area in racism, featuring the views of many top football players and also young people discussing their experiences of and views on Islamophobia.
This activity is suitable for all age groups from upper primary upwards, including adult groups. It enables students to investigate how much land and energy is used to make consumer goods by analysing all the stages in their production cycle.
This book explores practical ideas about the educational needs of children within a changing global context, drawing on the creative work of a wide range of Key Stage 1 and 2 teachers.
Taking a learning journey outside of the classroom can be a powerful stimulus to engage children with complex issues. This book shares work from Birmingham primary schools, which participated in a journey project at the city’s Botanical Gardens.
This resource aims to help pupils explore their own rights, the rights of children in other countries, and the connection between the two.
On 21 February 1917 the troopship SS Mendi was carrying the final contingent of black recruits, the South African Native Labour Corps, across the English Channel to serve in France. Struck by another ship, the Mendi sank and more than 600 of the 800
This educational resource was produced to coincide with the 90th anniversary of the end of the First World War. It aims to show how the war of 1914-1918 changed the lives of ordinary people and shaped the modern world.
Four simple and effective assemblies looking at a range of sustainability issues, from local food versus food miles, to fair trade and climate change, with follow up suggestions and all the materials that you need to run an engaging and participatory assembly.