Stop the Spread is a STEM challenge from Practical Action suitable for 7-16 year old learners. Pupils research work being done to stop the spread of infectious diseases around the world (including the Global Goals) , then design, build and test a model of a hand washing device.
This resource has been developed by the British Council in partnership with the Royal Society. It provides scientific background information and learning activities on the issues surrounding food security, and the impact of a growing global population on food production.
This is a collection of secondary lesson plans from CND Peace Education that focus around the Cuban missile crisis, events in 1962 referred to as “the most dangerous moment in human history” by historian Arthur M Schlesinger Jr, and still resonating today. The lesson plans and activities link to a wide range of curriculum subjects.
This set of resources for 9-13 year olds from Oxfam will help teachers energise computing lessons by getting pupils to delve into data from across the world.
This fantastic online photo-resource features photos from over 240 families living in 50 countries around the world. The site arranges them all on a street called Dollar Street, in order of their monthly income. Select from 100 topics to compare photos showing aspects of everyday life, often surprisingly similar for people on the same income level across cultures and continents.
This toolkit helps Maths and Geography teachers and students in secondary schools to engage with global issues, and specifically issues of female empowerment, through innovative use of real development data.
This book is aimed at secondary Maths teachers interested in addressing issues of social justice in their classrooms and looking for ideas. Its premise is that conventional approaches to teaching maths do not adequately address all learners’ needs
This set of resources from Oxfam uses the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games to explore inequality within and between countries.
These resources have been created for English, Geography and Maths teachers with input and support from the National Association for the Teaching of English, the Geographical Association and the Mathematical Association; they are also suitable for Social Studies in Scotland. They have been developed by Oxfam in partnership with Young Lives, an international research project […]
The Arab world is a diverse geographical region rich in culture and history. Arabic is spoken by more than 300 million people. This pack is designed to help primary school teachers introduce aspects of both Arabic language and culture to pupils.