Zambia

A unit based around the similarities and differences between life in Sheffield and life in Choma, Zambia. In this unit, Year 3 children explored their own local area, and compared it to the town of Choma. Through learning about the children at Niza

World Stories

One in eight children in the UK speaks a language other than English as their first language. This website is a growing collection of short stories, both new and traditional, from all around the world. The stories are available in English, plus their

Global Explorers

Global Explorers is an interactive whiteboard resource for primary schools from Christian Aid, accessible free online as web pages. It features facts, quizzes, video footage, photos, lesson plans, worksheets and the real-life stories of children all

Christian Aid secondary assemblies

Christian Aid has produced a range of free, ready-to-use multi-faith secondary assemblies that bring global issues of poverty and injustice to life.
Each assembly includes a suggested script on a PDF, with ideas for reflection and further action

Silent Forests

This website provides background information about the impact of the bushmeat trade in West and Central Africa. Bushmeat – meat from wild animals – is a regular source of food and income for many of West and Central Africa’s poorest inhabitants, but

Sustainable Farming & Development in Dryland Africa

Excellent is a charity working in rural dryland Africa to develop and apply the technology of sand dams – enabling subsistence farmers to get access to clean water and grow enough food to eat, store and sell. This pack consists of a DVD with films

Images of India

This CD from the Geographical Association has over 130 photographs from India, each with a caption and location. They are organised into the 11 categories; each category has teacher guidance and an activity idea.