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A selection of starters, filler activities and homework exercises to stimulate students’ interest in a variety of topics to add freshness to your teaching.

Build resilience

Topic: Conflict, Disasters and Emergencies
Age: 11–16
Subject: PSHE
Practical approaches to building resilience and confidence.

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A man in an emergency response vehicle

999 - beyond the basics

Topic: First aid and the bystander effect
Ages: 11–19
Subject: PSHE
Discover more about the emergency services.

A helicopter

Alfa bravo charlie

Topic: Disasters and Emergencies
Ages: 7–19
Subject: PSHE
Learn the Alfa Bravo Charlie phonetic alphabet

Turkish aid workers give water to Syrian refugees waiting for permission to enter Turkey at Yumurtalik crossing gate near Suruc Turkey Wednesday Sept 24 2014

Barriers to humanity

Topic: Conflict, Refugees and Migration
Ages: 11–19
Subject: Citizenship, PSHE, Geography
Identify barriers to humanitarian actions in a conflict zone.

Young people during an icebreaker

Emergency bingo

Topic: Disasters and Emergencies
Ages: 11–19
Subject: Citizenship
Use this fun icebreaker to raise awareness of emergencies.

Vasva Smajlovic cries as she watches on television the genocide trial of former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic

Crimes against humanity

Topic: Conflict
Age: 14–19
Subject: Citizenship
Explore the principles and practice of war crimes trials.

Justin Anderson packs his three children and dog into his truck as he prepares to leave the Christina Lake Lodge campground in Conklin Alberta

Decide in a crisis

Topic: Disasters and emergencies
Age: 11–19
Subject: Citizenship, PSHE
Explore the options when making decisions under pressure.

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