SHOW®/World

This website aims to provide efficient and comprehensive access to statistical data on world issues. You select a subject from the top menu and watch the countries on the map change their size according to the data

Going Global?

This is a GCSE Geography Toolkit exploring the themes of globalisation and interdependence. The first four lessons build on students’ prior understanding of global issues, stressing the relevance of these issues to their own lives.

Where’s the Impact? / Beth yw’r Effaith?

This activity is suitable for all age groups from upper primary upwards, including adult groups. It enables students to investigate how much land and energy is used to make consumer goods by analysing all the stages in their production cycle.

Issues Today Series

A series of photocopiable resource books on contemporary social topics for 11-14 year-olds. Each one contains a wide range of current information from newspapers, magazines, group literature, statistics, cartoons and government reports.

Issues Series

A series of photocopiable resource books which aim to “improve awareness of today’s social issues”. Each one covers a variety of different opinions on the subject in question, drawing information from a wide range of sources.

Watch the BBC ‘box’

The Box is a unique year long project for BBC News telling the story of international trade and globalisation by tracking a standard shipping container around the world.

Look Windwards!

This flexible resource was designed by Geography teachers for Geography teachers. It includes lots of source material, including photographs, maps and interviews, and considers what life is like as a banana farmer in the Windward Isles.