Key Stage 2 Teaching Resources

Just Eat It - Primary pack

This resource is bursting with teaching resources for your Key Stage 2 primary class! Themed around the issues of food waste and sustainability, this resource contains vibrant photos and stickers, adaptable digital resources, lesson ideas, activities and a teachers’ booklet.

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Entrepreneurship and water resources

This key stage 2 and 3 lesson plan gets pupils to be entrepreneurial and think about creative ideas to tackle the global issues around water. Ideal for Entrepreneurship Week from 17th November onwards.

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Explore the global issue of Water

Aimed at Key Stage 1 and 2, these lesson plans and activities get pupils thinking about water. Using case studies and a photopack, pupils meet six-year-old Helena and learn how newly built water and sanitation facilities improved education in a school in Sierra Leone. Includes an interactive activity auditing water use at school and at home.

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Explore Brazil: Life and change in Rio and the rainforest (KS2)

Explore the largest country in South America with our bank of curriculum-linked resources. Meet the people of Rio, discover the role of the Amazon rainforest in our climate, and explore the complexities of deforestation. Packed with factsheets, stunning photopacks and a variety of activities.

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The Lost Suitcase: Explore Brazil – workshop

Take your children on a journey to Rio de Janeiro with this fantastic new ActionAid workshop. Jam-packed with hands-on activities to stimulate learning about Brazil’s geography, people and communities, this workshop is the perfect companion to ActionAid’s free Brazil learning resources. Prices from £50

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Sierra Leone factsheet

This simple and colourful factsheet is a great starting point for lessons on Sierra Leone. Includes a map and key country information, as well as the big issues the country faces. Also links in with our Exploring water resources. Can be used as an A4 handout or larger printed poster. 

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What is a home?

What is a home? This lesson plan gets pupils thinking about different types of homes and settlements. Aimed at key stage 1 and 2 the activity uses photographs to show what homes look like in four different countries.

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