Dying to Give Birth

In this maths teaching resource from Amnesty International, a short film from Sierra Leone is used to introduce students to the human rights issue of death during childbirth.

The State of the World Atlas

This book, published by New Internationalist, features over 50 thematic world maps which graphically analyse every key indicator and vital statistic of modern life, from wealth and power, war and peace through to rights, health and the environment.

Médecins Sans Frontières A-level Biology resources

Médecins Sans Frontières A-level Biology resources

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has developed two teaching and learning resources for A level Biology, looking at cholera and tuberculosis (TB). (The cholera resource could also be used with students studying Biology or Double Science at GCSE).

Iodine initiative

Iodine initiative

In this lesson students look at how the Tanzanian Government has solved problems caused by iodine deficiency by iodinising their salt. They work scientifically to discover why iodine is so important to diet, and make an informed decision as to whether or not it should be added to salt in the UK.

Médecins Sans Frontières posters and leaflets

A selection of informative, illustrated posters and leaflets from Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) UK. They provide a clear insight into the work of the charity in responding to health emergencies, conflicts and disasters. They are mainly suitable for secondary students but there is also a leaflet designed for primary pupils.

Who’s most at risk?

This is a role play activity from Practical Action that enables pupils aged 11-18 years to understand some of the key factors that place people around the world at risk from the effects of natural hazards.

Millennium Development Goals 5–8

This resource consists of one five-minute film clip and a downloadable infographic which explore the original Millennium Development Goals and the progress that has been made towards achieving each goal.

Millennium Development Goals 1–4

This resource consists of one five-minute film clip and a downloadable infographic which explore the Millennium Development Goals and the progress that has been made towards achieving each goal.

Moriom’s Story

This resource is the result of a collaboration between Marie Stopes International and Think Global. It consists of a lesson plan based around a short film. The film tells the story of Moriom, a young woman from the Kishoreganj region of Bangladesh, who nearly died because she wasn’t able to access maternal healthcare. The resource […]

Siemens UK Education – Teaching Resources

Siemens is a global engineering and electronics company working in four business sectors: energy, industry, healthcare and infrastructure & cities. It has developed a range of interesting and challenging Schemes of Work for Key Stages 3 & 4 (ages 11-16) based on the technologies it is developing in these sectors.