World Stories

One in eight children in the UK speaks a language other than English as their first language. This website is a growing collection of short stories, both new and traditional, from all around the world. The stories are available in English, plus their

Passeport pour la Francophonie

This online resource supports the teaching of French at primary school level. Aude from France, Assouan from Egypt, Nyanga from Gabon, Menabe from Madagascar and Takakoto from French Polynesia act as friendly guides to their home countries.

RISC Resource Bank

RISC’s interactive Resource Bank supports the effective delivery of Global Citizenship across the curriculum. Choose from thousands of photos and artefacts from many different countries, plus teaching packs and books along with schemes of work and

Fairtrade Honey

This pack for primary schools looks at honey cultivation taking place in Apicoop, a fair trade honey cooperative based in Chile and Traidcraft’s main honey supplier. As well as a PowerPoint assembly, there are a range of Key Stage 2 (7-11) lesson plans linking into many different subjects; fact sheets about honey, Apicoop, Chile and […]

Reel Lives Shanghai

This cross-curricular, interactive DVD from Music for Change contains over an hour’s video footage shot on location in Shanghai, plus an image library, a teacher’s guide and suggestions for upper primary (KS2) activities and resources.

The World’s Working Children

This primary school used an international school partnership to research shared values and experiences around the issue of child labour to create a drama performance.

Morocco – a Learning Journey

This teachers’ pack, with accompanying CD-ROM and web links, brings Morocco right into the primary classroom. It has been developed by teachers and educationalists involved in a British Council project linking York and Morocco.

Traidcraft for Schools Website

This website focuses on fair trade, and has a range of free lesson plans, activity ideas and assemblies, as well as Fairtrade Producer stories. Resources are targeted at KS 2 and 3 but could also be used by older students. Lesson plans have been

Take Mali

This comprehensive, colourful pack is a cross-curricular resource designed to support children aged 7-14 with their progression in Intercultural Understanding through French, Geography and Global Citizenship. There are also many links to other curriculum areas such as Art, Design, Dance, Music and Literacy.