No-Nonsense Guides

No Nonsense Guide to Globalization

This series of guides from New Internationalist focuses on a number of topical issues in the world today, and provides a pocket sized reference point for key concepts. The books are unique in how they place today’s issues into a historical context.

What is development?

This pack supports teachers to enable students to explore development processes within their own locality in the context of global interdependence.

Mathias Amadou – Awakening to Development Co-operation

This teaching manual contains information about human development issues and policy with specific examples of development projects in Africa and guidance about how to teach young children about development co-operation. It consists of 16 storyboards

Human Rights in the Curriculum: History

The book is divided into three sections – Human Rights Education, Classroom Activities, and Information and Resources. The first section provides reflections on human rights education and the last section contains a summary of the UN Conventions

Human Rights in the Curriculum: French

The book is divided into three parts, with the majority of space given over to classroom activities with worksheets and other materials. Section one provides an introduction to human rights education and links the resource to the National Curriculum

Anti-Bias Approaches in the Early Years

A very useful handbook for those working with young children. It begins by explaining what is meant by an anti-bias approach. Then there are some very good suggestions for staff training sessions which explore ways of making all children feel include

Start with a Story

An excellent handbook which suggests ways of using storybooks to explore feelings, experiences and issues with young children. A variety of tried and tested activities are illustrated with a range of stories. Three approaches are exemplified.

India Fights Colonialism (1700-1947)

This educational pack is extremely useful when examining the anti-colonial movement in India. Very well researched, it tells the history of British colonialism in India using the words of the people who fought against it.