Pumpkins Against Poverty

This Key Stage 2 (ages 7-11) resource from Practical Action offers great cross curricular opportunities for pupils to explore the difference that growing pumpkins can make to the lives of people living in flood affected regions in Bangladesh. Activities include exploring the lifecycle of a pumpkin, making seed packets and pumpkin snacks.

Positive Development Stories

This photo-teaching resource accompanies Think Global’s 2015-2016 Global Wallplanner. It uses photos to explore ‘positive stories of development’, inspired by the 12 global themes of the European Year for Development 2015.

African Farmer Game

African Farmer is a free, open source online game that simulates the complex decisions and uncertainties faced by small-scale farmers living in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Global denken – anders essen

Teaching pack in German around the theme of food and nutrition (title translates as ‘Think globally, eat differently’). Website includes details of pack and useful links on the theme.

Photos for Enquiry

The GA has made available a range of high quality images that can be used in the classroom at all levels to stimulate enquiry among students into a variety of human and physical geographical topics…