Key Stage 2 Teaching Resources

What is inequality - Gender

This resource is full of simple activities to get your pupils thinking about what gender inequality means and how it effects people's lives around the world. Includes the starter activity 'What is inequality' and a case study of how ActionAid has helped women farmers in Sierra Leone.

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Kenya factsheet

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

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India factsheet

This simple and colourful factsheet is a great starting point for lessons on India. Includes a map and key country information, as well as the big issues the country faces. Can be used as an A4 handout or larger printed poster.

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A sensory journey from urban to rural India - PowerPoint and Videos

Take your pupils on a  sensory journey through India from the bustling metropolis of Bangalore to the rural town of Gudalur with this set of photographs and videos. This multimedia resources is adaptable for KS1 or 2.

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Real life stories

Aimed at key stage 1 and 2, these real life stories are full of photos to help your pupils explore the lives of two children from the Democratic Republic of Congo and two from Afghanistan. Includes starter questions and supporting country factsheets.

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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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