A Practical Guide to Integrating the Global Dimension into the Primary Curriculum
- Paperback / softback, 148 pages, 210 mm x 297 mm
- 1 Sep 2008
- Trentham Books Ltd
Ch 1 What is the global dimension? Outline: global citizenship, conflict resolution, diversity, human rights, interdependence, social justice, sustainable development; Ch 2 The global dimension and the core subjects, English, Maths and Science, plus ICT; Ch 3 The global dimension and the humanities = history, geography and RE; Ch 4 Cross-curricular case studies - egs of global/diversity issues; climate change [Year 6]; Gypsy Traveller culture for KS 1; Ch 5 Next steps: planning, assessment, evaluation; Ch 6 Resources: web links; further reading; useful contacts.
"Global education and encouraging our pupils to embrace their international responsibilities is both an interesting and challenging prospect. Get Global provides an accessible baseline for teachers to spark interest in the topic not only for their pupils, but for themselves."