Makutano Junction is a Kenyan-produced TV soap opera which aims to entertain and educate English-speaking African audiences. These teaching materials are based around the series. Issues include social justice, human rights, youth and relationships,
Struggles for Justice provides five free downloadable teaching modules suitable for Citizenship classes at Key Stages 3 and 4. The resource aims to show young people that it is possible to make their voices heard and effect change in society and that
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.
CAABU is the Council for Arab-British Understanding. The lesson plans on their website are in two sections: Arabs, Islam and stereotypes; Palestine and Israel. The lessons promote an understanding of Arab and Middle Eastern people and culture, and
This is a useful teaching pack for using photographs in the classroom. The pack includes 32 colour images depicting life in the UK, showing a variety of ages, and backgrounds.
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.
The Interfaith Education Group has developed this teaching resource. It contains a four-page spread of 11 activities with suggested age ranges from 5 to 18 for use in a classroom or youth work context. There are a range of interactive activity ideas
This book shares ideas about exploring Muslim perspectives through education and citizenship education to promote social inclusion in the context of cultural pluralism. It is designed to encourage students and teachers of all backgrounds to explore Muslim perspectives on contemporary issues.
This resource pack supports teachers and others who seek to address issues of racism and diversity in schools and the curriculum. Practical and accessible, it outlines the key issues and provides clear strategies and approaches to challenging racist
In our shrinking world there’s a real case for world studies throughout the curriculum, yet many teachers feel the curriculum is so heavily loaded that there is no space left for it. This book aims to show how the teachers of primary subjects in the