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.

Young Lives, Global Goals

This extensive Geography pack from Save the Children includes a 40-minute video, a poster, 16 photo cards and a teacher’s book with extensive notes and 20 teaching activities. It looks at the Millennium Development Goals, through the lives of eight children living in Peru, Ethiopia, Vietnam and India.

Reel Lives Sierra Leone

This DVD is great fun! It introduces two young people living in Sierra Leone, and encourages children to see similarities and differences with their own lives. The DVD includes several short clips about school life, food and clothes in Sierra Leone,

Developments Magazine

This quarterly magazine from DFID is no longer published, but back issues from 2008 onwards are available as PDFs via the National Archive website. They provide useful background reading about key development ideas and themes.

Valuing Places website

Valuing Places was a three year project which brought together a wide range of people from all areas of the country including Geographical Association volunteers, members, practising teachers and pupils. Many participants were heavily involved with

Theory into Practice: Place, Race and Teaching Geography

This book focuses on the contribution secondary school geography teachers can make to anti-racism. The book explores key themes including unsettled geographies and migration and the ‘invisible whiteness’ of geography. The book describes how teachers

Natural Disasters

This short resource is ideal for introducing the theme of ‘disasters’ to a young audience. It looks at how to introduce media stories about natural disasters to primary aged children, and presents ideas for discussion and reflection.

Citizen, state and nation

This book for pupils aged 16 to 19 aims to bridge the gap between school and university Geography teaching and learning. The book includes ideas for discussions, projects and field work. It covers a number of themes and contemporary issues

Food & Farming – local & global

This booklet looks at how food is produced in the UK and worldwide and questions what is behind our food production. It is relevant to many subject areas at primary level, and explores questions such as who grows our food, what are their lives like

What is development?

This pack supports teachers to enable students to explore development processes within their own locality in the context of global interdependence.