One day, one world

This short film follows two children in Bangladesh and England, during the course of a day. They get up, go to school, help around the house, eat and pray. The film highlights issues around food, water, religion and the environment to help stimulate classroom discussion.

Connection Detectives

The focus of this assembly is uncovering and raising awareness of interconnections between us and our school, and people and places all over the world. It aims to move beyond where things we use or food we eat come from, and talk about people and

Respecting Rights

This assembly introduces the idea of human rights, and the rights of children, starting by looking at the agreements we make that shape the way we behave at school and at home. To some extent it assumes that your school has some form of negotiated

Waste Not, Want Not

The focus of this assembly is waste – looking at the ‘waste hierarchy’, and working out how to reduce the waste we produce, and what to do with it to reduce impact on the environment.

Year of the Rooster Education Pack

Year of the Rooster education pack

This education pack for UK primary schools educates young people about the world around them and gives them an understanding of other countries and cultures in preparation for life as global citizens.

Be choosy about your food!

The focus of this assembly is food choices, using a story from South Africa. Starting with a choice that children make every day (ie: what to have for breakfast), and using the story One Child One Seed, the assembly explores what influences our

togetherTV

Launched in March 2005 by Christian Aid and the Irish development agency Trocaire, togetherTV gives individuals in the developing world a rarely heard voice.

Food glorious food!

This activity kit is focused on primary classrooms and has lots of activity ideas, suggestions, photos and web links to help you explore the global connections of food. It explores basic food facts; food in art and music; food as a theme for…