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Living in a world of water

Experience what it's like living in a world of water through the eyes of four remarkable children. Discover stories of heat-busting chickens, floating ambulances and wild weather, as Aasia, Prianka, Shumona and Abdullah show you how they live and learn in Bangladesh.

Refugees at the Rio Olympics

Combine two of the biggest stories of 2016: The Olympics and the refugee crisis. Introduce your class to the first refugee Olympic team with craft activities, worksheets and videos about the men and women chosen to represent refugees around the world.

Welcome to Brazil

Introduce your children to the largest country in South America with our Brazil quiz, Brazil factsheet, and 'Where is Brazil?' map activities. Packed with information about Brazil for kids, this download will help you discover how Brazil got it's name, the diversity of its geographical features and the key issues that affect its population.

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Drought 360°

Put your class in 12-year-old Daeka's shoes. She has taken a 360 degree photo to show the effects of drought in her village in east Africa. To complement this incredible 360° photo, we've created two colourful posters to help your class to understand how drought affects people, plants and animals.

KS1 and KS2 Refugee crisis resources

Liven up your literacy lessons with gripping stories and colourful activities that show what life is like for many child refugees. Use these resources to build literacy and empathy, and to help your class to answer questions such as: 'How is life different for child refugees?' and, 'if you were a refugee, what would you take?'

Explore Brazil: The Lost Suitcase - workshop

Take your class on a journey to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with this fantastic ActionAid workshop. Jam-packed with hands-on activities to stimulate learning about Brazil’s geography, people and communities, this workshop can be adapted for Key Stage 1 or 2 and is the perfect companion to ActionAid’s free Brazil learning resources. Prices from £50.

Brazil factsheet

Did you know Brazil is the biggest country in South America? Our Brazil factsheet includes a map of Brazil and the important facts to help you answer questions like ‘How big is Brazil?’ and ‘What continent is Brazil in?' This factsheet can be used as a starter activity or as a big Brazil poster for the classroom wall. 

Nepal: Back to school

Welcome your KS2 students back to class with this great set of ‘back to school’ resources. Accompanying colourful worksheets and slideshows are stories from the children of Nepal as they return to school following the two massive earthquakes which struck their country in 2015.

Chembakolli: Life in Rural India - workshop

Invite a speaker from ActionAid to an assembly or workshop, and discover life in rural India through our unique blend of global learning tools, artefacts and multimedia resources. Prices from £50.

KS2 Amazon rainforest, Brazil package

This is our complete Amazon rainforest package for Key Stage 2. In this download you'll receive our brilliant KS2 worksheets, activities, PowerPoints and rainforest pictures, as well as the chance to introduce your class to the issue of deforestation and its impacts on the planet. Also available for KS1.