Natural disasters: earthquakes

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Developed by the British Red Cross with the support of the Geographical Association, this exciting teaching package features a range of activities designed to encourage young people to explore the impact earthquakes have on individuals and communities.

Earthquakes and their impact

Helen Davis from the British Red Cross explains the inspiration behind their new resource Natural disasters: earthquakes.

CAFOD Factsheets

CAFOD Factsheets

The Catholic aid agency CAFOD has produced a set of useful factsheets on a range of development issues. These are great for research, homework or a brief overview of some major themes in global development.

Send My Friend 2016

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Teresa-Rae Morton from the Global Campaign for Education UK introduces this year’s focus for Send My Friend to School.

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.

Plan for Change: Emergencies Toolkit

When disaster strikes the most vulnerable face the greatest loss. Often, it is children who suffer the most. This toolkit from Plan Canada aims to help you explore the issue of emergencies and disasters.

The Nepal Earthquake

The Nepal Earthquake

This Oxfam resource consists of an assembly, a slideshow presentation and an accompanying script, relating to the Nepal earthquake of April 2015.