National Geographic confronts its racist past.

Topic: National Geographic confronts its racist past. Learning Outcomes Equality and Justice Promoting Equality Critically evaluate media coverage of equality and justice issues   Introduction Development Plenary   Other Resources for teaching this topic https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2018/04/from-the-editor-race-racism-history/

SALT Programme

Topic: SALT Programme Learning Outcomes A link to the SALT Programme   Introduction Development Plenary   Other Resources for teaching this topic http://saltprogramme.com/

Growing old / ageing

Topic: Growing old / ageing Learning Outcomes Equality and Justice Exploring Human Rights: Uniqueness and difference; responsibility and empathy   Introduction Development Plenary   Other Resources for teaching this topic http://www.ncaop.ie/schools/youngandold/en/class34/index.htm

Grandparents day

Topic: Grandparents day Learning Outcomes To appreciate the role of grandparents in a child’s life To make comparisons between school life in the past and the present To celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of senior citizens   Introduction Show photos / video clips of past school classroom items, uniforms etc. Read more…

Poverty

Topic: Poverty Learning Outcomes To gain an understanding of what it means to be ‘homeless’ To gain an appreciation for the difficult decisions that homeless people sometimes have to make To recognise the various ways in which the public can help to combat homelessness   Introduction The teacher will ask Read more…

Child labour

Topic: Child labour Learning Outcomes Children will look at photographs of children around the world They will compare and contrast the photos-the school, the food, the clothes etc. Children will look at videos and discuss what child labour is and what should be done to prevent it   Introduction Children Read more…

St.Patricks Day- Celebration

Topic: St.Patricks Day- Celebration Learning Outcomes Understand the story of St.Patrick. To identify a Shamrock. Use art to design Shamrocks.     Introduction Gather prior knowledge through questioning. Use pictures to prompt children. Show story of St.Patrick using a powerpoint. Development Shamrocks- Explore what a shamrock looks like. Art-Give the Read more…