Explore our range of curriculum-linked teaching resources and activities for the classroom.

Our free schools resources cover a range of topics including climate change, Fairtrade, food, health, human rights, refugees, water and more.

They’re all linked to national curriculum subjects including citizenship, English, geography, literacy, maths, PHSE, and science - from Key Stage 1 to Key Stage 5.

We’ve packaged them up into easily downloadable lesson plans, educational board games, videos, interactive maps, slideshows and assemblies.

Our activities feature stories, case studies and testimonials from more than 16 countries around the world, to help school children understand global issues and ActionAid’s work with women and girls living in poverty.

We also support schools to fundraise for ActionAid through special events like Discovery Days, Big Me and child sponsorship.

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Lesson plans, assemblies, case studies, videos and more: our wide-ranging resources help you introduce global issues at all key stages.


Top photo: Friends Purity (left) and Abigail (right) in class at their school in West Pokot, Kenya. Photo credit: Ashley Hamer /ActionAid.

Page updated 27 September 2022