Cyclone Idai

Cyclone Idai made landfall on the night of 14-15 March 2019 – this weather system caused extensive damage in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. Strong winds, a storm surge, heavy rains and widespread flooding have had devastating impacts on the lives of millions of people. Use this short resource for 9-14 year olds to explore the […]

The Solar Challenge

Set in rural Zimbabwe, where few villages have access to mains electricity, pupils investigate how to make different circuits which include solar cells. They then look at the requirements of the community and decide how to allocate the cells. All teaching materials are available to download for free from Practical Action Take your design briefs […]

Maths lesson on SDG1 – to end poverty

These resources were produced for the Global Learning Programme (GLP), England, to assist teachers with lesson planning around Sustainable Development Goal 1 – to end poverty in all its forms everywhere.

Literacy lesson on SDG1 – to end poverty

These resources were produced for the Global Learning Programme (GLP), England, to assist teachers with lesson planning around Sustainable Development Goal 1 – to end poverty in all its forms everywhere.

CAFOD’s Refugee Animation

Every minute 30 people are forced from their homes. This animation encourages children and young people to reflect on journeys made in history and by their own families. It explains that the refugee crisis is global, yet the vast majority of refugees stay close to their home countries.

Brighten Up day

These resources from CAFOD help pupils to understand that poverty stops people from living life to the full. CAFOD works with communities around the world to end poverty and build a brighter world.

Climate Change in Urban Areas: Bangladesh Case Study

This detailed resource from the University of Manchester investigates the impact of climate change on urban areas, focusing on the real-life stories of families living in informal settlements in Bangladesh’s capital, Dhaka.

P4C: The Fairest Queen of All

This fictional story by Jason Buckley from The Philosophy Man tells the tale of a Queen who is trying to ensure that the laws are fair to all her people.