101 Games for Social Skills

An interesting book that provides a wide range of games and explores their importance and role in the development of personal and social skills for young children. All of the games have been tested in schools and ideas are based on research and consultation.

Lessons in sustainability

An excellent resource book compiled by teachers from the West Midlands for teaching and learning about sustainable development issues. It was produced in the context of the World Summit on sustainable development in Johannesburg (2002) and highlights

Rehearsing Our Roles

This short collection of drama activities related to Citizenship is useful for the non-specialist but also for those with extensive experience teaching Drama or Citizenship.

Samira’s Eid

An excellent dual language picture book to introduce during the month of Ramadan for pupils at Key Stage 1 and 2. This book has colourful pictures that follow a lively story of two Muslim children who are fasting during the month of Ramadan

Learning today … with tomorrow in mind

A resource book for teachers at Key Stage 2, Primary PGCE tutors and students. This book shares ideas and examples of good practice from teachers’ projects in Birmingham (UK) and Gambia focusing on sustainable development issues.

Young Citizens

This handbook helps teachers inform and guide Key Stage 2 and 3 students about citizenship education. It incorporates children’s stories from different countries – UK, Uganda, Guatemala, Honduras and India – involving community projects.

Live Caringly

This set of free resources for the primary RE curriculum from Christian Aid incorporates several challenging and interesting activities. It helps teachers to guide pupils at ages 5 to 7 and 7-11, with activities and lively stories to meet the citizen

Around the Garden in 80 Ways

This handbook looks at ways of using plants to raise development issues. It is an excellent resource for teachers wishing to link classroom work with visits to Botanic Gardens and other plant collections.