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

Schools in Zimbabwe

Schools in Zimbabwe

Find out what a normal day is like for a child in Zimbabwe. This lesson introduces a simple ‘day in the life’ of rural children in Zimbabwe. You can explore similarities and differences with your own pupils’ days.

Treasures of Maqdala

Pupils learn about how some of the Ethiopian artefacts in museums in the UK came to be here and the repercussions this is still having today. They debate whether or not they think the artefacts should be returned to Ethiopia.

RISC Resource Bank

RISC’s interactive Resource Bank supports the effective delivery of Global Citizenship across the curriculum. Choose from thousands of photos and artefacts from many different countries, plus teaching packs and books along with schemes of work and

Peace One Day Primary Education Resource

This resource supports work around Peace Day (21 September), a day of global ceasefire and non-violence. It provides primary schools with a tool to enhance and supplement existing schemes of work for teaching PSHE, and aims to inspire and empower

Raya’s Globe

Raya is a little girl living in California. As she plays with her new globe a friend asks her: ‘Where are you from?’ Raya has Palestinian parents, she was born in the Lebanon, brought up in Dubai and now lives in America, so how does she answer that question?

African Walk on Wednesday – Walk to School

African Walk to School

This Walk on Wednesday, why not do something different to motivate your pupils and help them be healthy and learn about Africa while they walk? You’ll be joining in with the thousands of children across Africa who walk to school every day.

Global Advocate Exhibition Pack

The Global Advocate Exhibition from Leeds Development Education Centre features 9 inspiring case studies of children and adults taking action for a fairer world. The accompanying teachers’ pack (including DVD) supports work around diversity, design.