African Walk on Wednesday – Walk to School

African Walk to School

This Walk on Wednesday, why not do something different to motivate your pupils and help them be healthy and learn about Africa while they walk? You’ll be joining in with the thousands of children across Africa who walk to school every day.

Promoting student participation in school linking projects

This toolkit has been developed by the charity Plan UK to support schools that take part in Plan’s school linking projects – but it’s really useful for any school involved in school partnerships or wanting to improve pupil voice in their school. Starting from a rights-based approach, the toolkit offers advice for both primary and […]

Twenty One Assemblies for Primary Schools

This set of 21 assembly plans focuses on child rights and special days of the year, such as World Refugee Day, International Day of Disabled Persons, and World Health Day. Each assembly features stories from children around the world and includes

Pocket Book of Children’s Rights

This colourfully illustrated booklet helps children learn about the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child by using great pictures and child-friendly language.

Fair Play

Tom Palmer is an author who brings sport (mainly football) into his children’s books. This Fair Play pack is based on Tom’s trip to Ghana where he was doing research for one of his books, Foul Play 3: Off Side – which is a detective story exploring

Sazia’s Story

This secondary teaching resource aims to raise awareness of the issue of early and forced marriages. Its starting point is a short animated film based on the true story of a young British girl whose family tried to force her into marriage.

Our Africa website

Our Africa is a website developed by SOS Children, a charity that has been working in Africa for the past 40 years. The aim of this ambitious project is to let children across Africa film their lives and countries the way they see them.

Human rights

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Teaching about human rights and the values underlying them helps to create a culture within a school where everyone’s rights are respected.