Teaching and learning resources

Explore our free teaching and learning resources to help enrich national curriculum subjects, like PSHE and citizenship, and connect human crisis with human kindness.

Volunteer leading workshop

We offer a variety of free primary and secondary teaching resources for citizenship, PSHE, tutor time, and more. Our free resources include lesson plan templates for teachers, assemblies, and quick activities.

Using these learning materials will help children and young people develop new knowledge and life skills based on the humanitarian perspective of the Red Cross. 

New teaching resources

We create newsworthy and topical teaching and learning resources that are free, easy to use, and suitable for the national curriculum. See our most current resources below.

Teaching resources by topic

We offer a range of learning resources, linked to national curriculum subjects like PSHE and citizenship. Our educational resources relate to the work the Red Cross does in the UK and around the world. Browse by topic below.

Free workshops for adults and youth

Our free educational workshops cover a range of topics, including:

  • First Aid (youth and adult)
  • Empathy plus Migration (youth)
  • Coping with Challenges (youth)
  • Adapt and Recover (adult)
  • Supporting Connections (adult)


Find and book a workshop


Support for educators

Explore all the free resources the British Red Cross has to offer for teachers, including new resource updates and teacher development tips.