Global Learning Programme Wales

World Book Day 2017

World Book Day: developing ideas for Global Learning and ESDGC through stories

The Global Learning Programme has produced this set of resources for World Book Day on 2nd March 2017, to support schools wishing to develop global learning through stories. Stories bring places, settings, issues and experiences to life, and provide a supporting framework in which learners can explore, record, explain, comprehend and envisage the changing world around them as they develop their understanding.


· suggested books to support global learning – a selection of popular and well-known story books are used to illustrate some ideas for the classroom 

· a PowerPoint® presentation with some supporting prompts and images of pupils’ work related to Jeannie Baker’s books 

· activities ideas and guidance with a particular focus on Jeannie Baker’s books 

· Global Learning key questions