Global Learning Programme Wales


The World’s Largest Lesson: Food Choices 18 September 2017

The World’s Largest Lesson is an initiative which aims to ensure that all children, everywhere, learn about the Sustainable Development Goals. From the week beginning 18th September 2017, schools all over the world will teach a lesson about food choices, focusing on Goal 2: Zero Hunger.

NEW resource: Refugee Week 19 - 25 June 2017 15 June 2017

19th June marks the start of Refugee Week.  Global Learning Programme-Wales offers resources to help your school to celebrate the contribution that refugees make to our country, and to encourage pupils to explore the complex issues of migration and interdependence. 

NEW resource: World Oceans Day 30 May 2017

Written to Mark World Environment Day (5th June) and World Oceans Day (8th June), this new Key Stage 2-4 resource from GLP-W includes six cross-curricular activities investigating the sustainability of the oceans, including plastic pollution and coral reefs.

GLP-W Resource: Supporting numeracy and global learning 23 May 2017

Why not try some of these GLP-W resources to support your numeracy teaching in 2017

NEW resource: Africa Day (25 May 2017) 17 May 2017

Celebrate 50 years of unity in Africa!

GLP-W resource of the month: World Press Freedom Day (3rd May 2017), and support for the Welsh Bacc 02 May 2017

Every year, World Press Freedom Day celebrates the principles of press freedom: why not mark the event with this GLP-W Key Stage 3-4 resource Exploring the Right to Freedom of Expression

NEW resource: Why is the 1914-18 war called the First World War? 25 April 2017

Written to mark the centenary of Hedd Wyn’s death at Passchendaele on 31st July 1917, this new Key Stage 2-3 resource for history and PSE lessons from GLP-W investigates how global the conflict was.

NEW resource: World Malaria Day 13 April 2017

World Malaria Day (25 April 2017) is a chance to focus on the global effort to control malaria and to learn about interdependence. 

NEW resource: Send My Friend to School - Oxfam 03 April 2017

Did you know that, according to Unicef, 84% of primary children go to school worldwide – down to 74% in least developed countries (the figures for secondary children are 60% and 36%). 

NEW resource: International Day of Happiness 20 March 2017

See the resource marking the UN International Day of Happiness on 20th March