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Further resources & websites

Further resources and websites

List of useful links, books and TED talks.

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 

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 Paradigmswww.ted.com/talks/lang/eng/ken_robinson_changing_education_paradigms

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