Thinking Together about…

The Thinking Together about… resources from HEC Global Learning are designed to be used in classrooms and to help school partnerships to learn together and from each other through exploring everyday themes that affect them all.

Living in a World of Water

These resources from ActionAid help pupils at Key Stages 2 and 3 (ages 7 to 14) experience what it’s like living in a world of water through the eyes of four remarkable children in Bangladesh – one of the countries worst affected by climate change.

Pumpkins Against Poverty

This Key Stage 2 (ages 7-11) resource from Practical Action offers great cross curricular opportunities for pupils to explore the difference that growing pumpkins can make to the lives of people living in flood affected regions in Bangladesh. Activities include exploring the lifecycle of a pumpkin, making seed packets and pumpkin snacks.

Lendwithcare Schools Resources

These schools resources enable students to learn about the recipients of Lendwithcare microfinance loans and the different ways in which the international community can help people living in poverty.

Mind The Gap

This online data exploration tool, developed by the UNESCO Institute of Statistics, brings gender and access to education statistics to life. Users can explore and compare access to education for people living in different countries of the world.

Out-of-School Children

Children who are excluded from education often face multiple and overlapping disadvantages. This website from the UNESCO Institute of Statistics uses data to provide a clearer picture of why they are out of school.

Left Behind

What would your life be like if you only had 5 years of schooling? For some African girls, this is the most education they can expect, and they are the lucky ones. This website helps you explore the data to find out what needs to change.

Lo que nuestra nevera esconde

Global Express is a teaching resource from Oxfam Intermón (Spain) which explores different global themes. This particular issue explores how the global food system works, and how we can change our consumption habits.