This pack focuses on Kochi, a city situated in Kerala, southern India. The city is home to a diversity of people. The stories in the pack draw on real people and settings, thus allowing children to appreciate the lifestyles of the people of Kochi, their city and its surrounding area.
Through a community investigation this resource will help classes understand their own locality and compare it with those of four different rural and urban schools in Bristol and Cornwall.
An adaptable and engaging resource for the learning and teaching of development, poverty and inequalities. It takes Bangalore as a case study and looks at the causes and impacts of urban poverty, including the role of urbanisation and push-pull factors of rural to urban migration.
A great resource for the study of globalisation, this DVD takes the city of Bangalore, known as the Silicon Valley of India, and asks what are the causes of its success – including the role of education, globalisation and government de-regulation?
This CD from the Geographical Association has over 130 photographs from India, each with a caption and location. They are organised into the 11 categories; each category has teacher guidance and an activity idea.
This resource is based on a set of environmental education films created for the Pan African Conservation Education Project (PACE), an initiative which aims to communicate practical solutions to environmental problems across the continent of Africa.
When a new family moves in next door, Joe’s mum explains that they are “asylum seekers”. Joe hears that they are “silence seekers”, especially as Mum adds that they need peace and quiet. When he sees a young boy from the family sitting disconsolately
This website aims to provide efficient and comprehensive access to statistical data on world issues. You select a subject from the top menu and watch the countries on the map change their size according to the data
This is a GCSE Geography Toolkit exploring the concept of sustainability – a term much used, and abused, these days, but central to modern geography. It starts by asking students to consider examples of unsustainable urban lifestyles and produce
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 […]