The Global Dimension website offers lots of useful ideas and resources for teaching about poverty and related global issues, including:
A Resource Database
Look for books, videos, posters, websites and teaching packs about trade, aid and debt. Many resources are free and you can search by subject, age group and country, as well as by theme.
Read examples of how other teachers have included the global dimension in lessons and wider school life.
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Search the month-by-month calendar for events throughout the year and teaching materials relevant to them.
There are also many international development charities that offer teaching resources about poverty and related issues, including lots of free materials. Why not try one of the following:
- Action Aid
- Book Aid
- Christian Aid
- Jubilee Debt Campaign
- Save The Children