Makutano Junction is a Kenyan-produced TV soap opera which aims to entertain and educate English-speaking African audiences. These teaching materials are based around the series. Issues include social justice, human rights, youth and relationships,
These free downloadable activity packs from Friends of the Earth were designed to be used in conjunction with their annual ‘shout about’ weeks focusing on climate change – but could in fact be used at any time.
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 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.
This book looks behind some of the products we may take for granted, uncovering their impact on the workers involved in production and on the environment. It explores human rights, interdependence and sustainability in the context of world trade, and raises awareness of the complexities of fair trade.
This website from the international charity CAFOD, includes lots of freebies for teachers. The site includes assembly ideas, downloadable resource packs, quizzes, online activities, case studies and schemes of work. Suitable for KS3 to post-16.
Get Global! presents a clear rationale for integrating a global dimension in the primary curriculum and uses subject and thematic contexts as doorways through which children can explore global links. The book is for all primary teachers
This booklet shares ideas on how Theatre in Education (TIE) can aid the teaching of citizenship in schools. It outlines the basic principles of TIE and Citizenship, and showcases creative case studies illustrating good practice at each Key Stage.
A resource booklet which introduces teachers and others to the concepts of global citizenship and forum theatre. It includes step-by-step session plans with information on getting started, warm-up games, exercises and activities.
This guide will support any teacher looking to educate children on their universal rights. It has a straightforward guide to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child and explains where each of the rights fits into the UK curriculum.