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

Global issues image © NEAD

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


Trash! is a unique combination of fiction and fact, which evolved from a series of workshops conducted with ragpicker children by Tara Books, a publisher based in Chennai, India. Based on the real life experiences of these children, the book tells

Food, Meals and Children

This CD resource is written for upper primary children (ages 7-11) but can be used with older and younger age groups. It starts with children’s lives in the UK and then introduces four Ugandan children. Natasha, Sam, Edison and Paul are all in class Primary Six in Uganda, but in very different situations: a city girl, a town boy and two rural lads.