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 […]

Resources to support the SDGs

These resources were produced for the Global Learning Programme (GLP), England, to assist teachers with lesson planning on the Sustainable Development Goal’s and the World’s Largest Lesson.

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.

It’s time to Ditch the Dirt

Practical Action 'Ditch the Dirt' resource

Bren Hellier, Education Officer at Practical Action, talks about their work in Turkana, Northern Kenya, and how it became the basis for their new Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) resource Ditch the Dirt.