Luís and Richard live in Peru

This big book follows the life of two brothers living in Peru. You meet their family, find out about the town they live in (where it never rains), learn about their home, school and church – all illustrated with lovely photos.

The Cave of the Yellow Dog

This free online teaching resource from Film Education is based on the film The Cave of the Yellow Dog. Following a nomadic Mongolian family, The Cave of the Yellow Dog tells the story of a young girl who finds a dog that she wants to keep. Her father, however, thinks the dog has been attacking […]

All Kinds of Beliefs

All Kinds of Beliefs is an introduction for young children on the major world religions. It looks at different aspects of the following faiths: Buddhism, Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Sikhism and Hinduism.

1001 Inventions

This website was developed to accompany the ‘1001 Inventions: Discover the Muslim Heritage in our World’ exhibition. It shows many of the scientific and medical discoveries and inventions that have come from the Muslim world, and have formed many

No-Nonsense Guides

No Nonsense Guide to Globalization

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.

If the World Were a Village

This colourful book helps to illustrate several ideas about human development, by imagining that today’s world population equates to 100 people.

The Swirling Hijaab

An excellent dual language picture book to introduce as a cross-curricular resource for pupils at Key Stage 1. A young girl plays with her mother’s hijaab or head scarf and imagines it to be a fort to hide inside, a ship’s sails, a comforter and many