'A footprint means pressing down and global means world, so 'global footprint' means pressing down on the world and we don't want to press too hard' (child's definition of a Global Footprint)
what is Global Learning? CoreKnowledge Key Skills Values and Attitudes what is sustainability? what about climate change?
what about climate change?

Resources

Stories from Haiti (KS2)
www.oxfam.org.uk/haiti711

Stories from Haiti ( KS3)
www.oxfam.org.uk/haiti1114

Everyone Counts (A Maths Resource for 8 – 12 Year Olds)
www.oxfam.org.uk/education/resources/everyone-counts

RISC resource bank
http://www.risc.org.uk/resources

 

Useful Web-links

The Schools Linking Network is the leading UK organisation supporting schools with local linking and identity, diversity and belonging.  

www.schoolslinkingnetwork.org.uk

Oxfam curriculum guides Education for Global Citizenship: A guide for Schools / Teaching Controversial Issues / Getting Started with Global Citizenship /Building Successful School Partnerships
www.oxfam.org.uk/education/teachersupport/free_guides

Teaching the Global Dimension: A Handbook for Teacher Education 2009 £10
www.dep.org.uk/bookshop/Books/?product=teaching-the-global-dimension-a-handbook-for-teacher-education

The Global Dimension in Action: a curriculum planning guide for schools
www.global-thinking.org.uk/resources/global-dimension-documents

A set of slides based on The Spirit Level: Why Equality is Better for Everyone Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett Penguin Paperback (2010 updated Nov 2010)
www.equalitytrust.org.uk/resources/slides

The Story of Stuff, Annie Leonard.  An online film using cartoons to illustrate the link from production to consumption.

www.storyofstuff.com

 

Interactive world maps.

www.worldmapper.org

 

Millennium Development Goals

www.un.org/millenniumgoals

 

Book stockists:

 

Barefoot Books www.barefootbooks.com/uk/shop

 

Letterbox Library www.letterboxlibrary.com

 

Mantra Books www.mantralingua.com

 

Oxfam Education www.oxfam.org.uk/education

 

Tango Books www.tangobooks.co.uk 

TED Talks:

Ken Robinson - Do schools kill creativity? www.ted.com/talks/lang/eng/ken_robinson_says_schools_kill_creativity

Ken Robinson - Changing Educational Paradigms www.ted.com/talks/lang/eng/ken_robinson_changing_education_paradigms

Chimamanda Adichie – The Danger of a Single Story www.ted.com/talks/lang/eng/chimamanda_adichie_the_danger_of_a_single_story