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A traffic sign informs travellers to conserve water as they pass through California September 10 2014

California drought

What happens when the well runs dry? Explore the impact of a four year drought on Californian residents.

A girl crosses the road whilst listening to headphones

Walking to school

Help children understand risk, risky behaviour and how to keep themselves and others safe when walking to and from school.

Houses on fire surrounded by tsunami water

Tsunami in Japan

This news report and activities explore the loss of life, damage and personal suffering, and the dignity of those who survived.

Arbeit Macht Frei gate

Holocaust Memorial Day

What is the point of memorials to past suffering? Supplement other work on discrimination and genocide with a thought-provoking lesson plan.

Children attend an event at a psychological support centre in Syria

Emotional support in a crisis

Using an example of psychosocial support provided for children in Syria, help young people learn about different methods that can be employed to emotionally support individuals during and after a crisis.

People inspect Jeremy Deller's Baghdad car bomb installation, entitled Baghdad, 5 March 2007, on display at the Imperial War Museum

Burnt out

It's a heap of crumpled metal that's also a moving art work. Explore a disturbing, gut-wrenching way of communicating the reality of war.

Iraq Red Crescent volunteers distributing water in Sinjar

What is humanitarianism?

Learners consider what makes us human, explore the concept of humanitarianism, discuss human dignity, and describe what it means to be a humanitarian.

Paper doll chain

Introduction to humanity

The activities build an understanding of humanity for younger learners, starting with what it means to be human before exploring key concepts underpinning wider notions of humanity.

BOSTON APRIL 15 Matt Smith and Zach Mione helped Sydney Corcoran at the scene of the first explosion near the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon

A marathon recovery

Horrific injuries change lives in seconds. Explore how a teenager and her mother are responding to practical and emotional challenges of their changed world.

Rescuers plunge into the water to save a woman whose car went into the water at Northcote Point on February 17 2015 in Auckland New Zealand North Shore Police constables Paul Watts and Simon Russell say they were just doing their job

Sinking car rescue

A car crashes into water and starts to sink. You have only minutes to help free the driver who is trapped inside. What do you do? Explore how different people react in emergency situations and the importance of being able to improvise.

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