Growing bananas

A whole class trading game with background information including photos of the banana production process. During the simulation pupils ‘grow’ bananas from scrap paper, think critically about a range of situations facing banana growers, make decisions

Show Racism the Red Card

Show Racism the Red Card

This teaching pack includes a 20-minute DVD and teaching book with activities suitable for upper primary or secondary teaching. The film includes interviews with many famous footballers, who talk about the causes and consequences of racism

Family Album

This is a useful teaching pack for using photographs in the classroom. The pack includes 32 colour images depicting life in the UK, showing a variety of ages, and backgrounds.

Climate Change – local and global

This web-based resource follows on from – and replaces – a now out-of-print publication, ‘Climate Change~ local and global’, and draws upon the ideas of many Tide~ teacher groups working with Key Stages 2 and 3 in the West Midlands. It offers key

Global Education website

This website from AusAid (the Australian government’s aid department), provides lots of background information about global issues and suggestions for exploring these in class. It also suggests a variety of teaching activities exploring global

Trading Trainers

This role play game, from the charities Christian Aid and CAFOD, is suitable for ages 13 onwards, and encourages those playing to imagine life as someone making trainers. The game can be played in groups of up to 40 people, and uses role-play to

I Have a Story to Tell

This book provides dozens of inspirational stories of women living in Africa, alongside striking photographs from the photojournalist Mark Read. The women are united by the fact that they were unable to attend school because their families could not

Change the World in Eight Steps

This excellent set of posters from Oxfam introduces the eight United Nations Millennium Development Goals to pupils aged 7 to 14. Issues covered in the pack include: trade, aid, and debt; education; environment; HIV/AIDS; poverty and hunger; and

Citizenship through Secondary Geography

This book for secondary Geography teachers is an extensive collection of essays which show how the Citizenship curriculum can be fulfilled within Geography teaching.

Human Rights in the Curriculum: Mathematics

This innovative resource for secondary teachers brings a new approach to mathematics teaching.
It introduces human rights through a series of 30 mathematical activities. The book is well laid out, and easy to follow with pupil worksheets alongside