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.

Exploring Our World

This is a very good, well-produced, comprehensive, active learning resource for helping students to investigate interdependence and social justice. It is set within the island of Ireland and at the international scale.

The Nine Silly Brothers and Other Stories from Eritrea

I found this collection of eleven folk stories compelling. Collected from Eritrean refugees and Eritrean schools, they live and change as they are told and retold. In creating this book, the stories were told to Sheffield children who quickly related

Mangla

A Study of Change and Development in Mirpur, ‘Azad’ Jammu Kashmir & Pakistan. This pack focuses on the Mirpur district of Jammur Kashmir, Pakistan and specifically on the Mangla Dam.

Brother Eagle, Sister Sky

A great book which illustrates the well-known message about the interdependence of life attributed to Chief Seattle, a leader of the Northwest Indian Nations nearly 150 years ago.

Homebeats: Struggles for Racial Justice

This is a really excellent and innovative anti-racist and interactive resource of value in any secondary school or other youth/community setting. It is organised in five main interlinked sections: images, memories, people, places (Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, USA and eight key locations in the UK), and visions.

Masai and I

As Linda learns about the Maasai people from East Africa in her American inner city school, she feels a strong bond with them. As she goes about her daily life, she imagines what it might be like to be a Masai girl doing similar things.