International Women's Day is celebrated annually on 8 March. It is a day when people around the world come together to recognise the achievements that women and girls have made, as well as call for further action to close the gender gap in terms of education, health, economics and politics.
Updated in 2020, this resource for ages 9-14 includes an assembly, quiz questions, activity ideas and games to fire up learners about issues of gender inequality and inspire them to take action in their own schools and communities.
Arts, Culture and Religion, Compassionate Values, Equality
KS2: ages 7-11, KS3: ages 11-14
History, Philosophy / P4C / Critical thinking, Politics, PSHE / PSE / PSED, Assembly, Spiritual, moral, social, cultural (SMSC)