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Teacher Resources

Bring Africa into your classroom…

At African Adventures, we’re passionate about increasing young people’s understanding of international development, global citizenship, and responsible travel.

Our exclusive Teachers’ Resource Area contains fun quizzes about Africa, information on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and engaging lesson plans on important issues such as climate change, access to education, and the challenges faced by developing countries.

Our educational resources are designed for secondary school students and can be used in a wide variety of lessons including geography, English, citizenship, and PSHE.

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Free Downloads

Below, you’ll find our teachers’ resources, all of which are free to download. We hope you find them useful!

School Development

Use our School Development resources to discover how our trips to Ghana, Kenya, and Zanzibar can enhance your school improvement plan, support your students’ personal development and grow into global citizens.

Department Improvement Plan

Our Department Improvement Plan demonstrates how the African Adventures programme can help you to target the areas required in your improvement plan.

Personal Development

Ofsted’s latest Education Inspection Framework includes the personal development of students as a new area for inspection. Find out how you can build a curriculum that hits the requirements.

Quizzes

Kick-start your lesson with our informative, fun-filled quizzes on Ghana, Kenya and Zanzibar. Alternatively, put your students’ knowledge to the test with our multi-country quiz!

Lesson Plans

Our lesson plans explore the impact of El Nino flooding in developing countries, access to education in Kenya, and Climate Action in line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

El Nino flooding in Kenya

Help your students learn about the lives of young people in developing countries by looking at the impacts of flooding caused by El Nino and the challenges of responding to such crises.

Quality education for all

Help your students learn about the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals with a focus on Quality Education. They will come away with ideas on how they can help advance the SDGs.

Climate Action

Explore the topic of climate change with your students by helping them understand its impact on Zanzibar and the positive impact they could have on climate change.

Day in the life

Explore the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal of Quality Education as your students learn about the lives of the children who attend our partner schools in Ghana, Kenya and Zanzibar.

Ghana

Increase your student’s understanding of the importance of SDG 4, ‘Quality Education’, by comparing education in Woe, Ghana, with education in the UK.

Kenya

Increase your student’s understanding of the importance of SDG 4, ‘Quality Education’, by comparing education in Nakuru, Kenya, with education in the UK.

Zanzibar

Increase your student’s understanding of the importance of SDG 4, ‘Quality Education’, by comparing education in Zanzibar with education in the UK.

Awareness Days

Our awareness day resources use the history and culture of Africa, which links to your curriculum to enhance your student’s global awareness and personal development.

Black History Month

We have put together a resource of influential Ghanaian people for your students to research further about their achievements and the impact they have made.

International Literacy Day

We have selected some pieces of writing or emotive artwork from Kenyan artists or authors that can be used to encourage different forms of writing within your classrooms.

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