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

Whose world?

A study of climate change, global warming, who and what it affects, and what we can do about it. Case study submitted by Caroline Picking, Class teacher and International Coordinator at St Cedd’s School.

Fairtrade Honey

This pack for primary schools looks at honey cultivation taking place in Apicoop, a fair trade honey cooperative based in Chile and Traidcraft’s main honey supplier. As well as a PowerPoint assembly, there are a range of Key Stage 2 (7-11) lesson plans linking into many different subjects; fact sheets about honey, Apicoop, Chile and […]

A primary school goes bananas

Primary school pupils learn about food production and healthy eating by using the Oxfam resource pack ‘Go Bananas’.

A trip to Nicaragua via the Botanic Garden

If children get the opportunity to see and smell the plants and food products of another country, and try their hands at cooking the food, it really brings the global dimension to life.

Traidcraft for Schools Website

This website focuses on fair trade, and has a range of free lesson plans, activity ideas and assemblies, as well as Fairtrade Producer stories. Resources are targeted at KS 2 and 3 but could also be used by older students. Lesson plans have been

Take Mali

This comprehensive, colourful pack is a cross-curricular resource designed to support children aged 7-14 with their progression in Intercultural Understanding through French, Geography and Global Citizenship. There are also many links to other curriculum areas such as Art, Design, Dance, Music and Literacy.