Primary schools

These resources will help you to embed social justice across the curriculum and to inspire your students to “be more”, for the sake of the poorest in our world. Please let us know how you use them. To ask our education team about immersion experiences, professional development and student workshops in your state, email

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Caritas supporters at Our Lady of the Rosary Primary, St Mary’s

Featured resources

The featured resources below can help you embed social justice in the classroom this term.

Resource module

Use the filters in the Resource module below to find other useful teaching resources.
(Note: in the Curriculum Area filter, GC= “General Capability” and CCP= “Cross-Curricular Priority”)


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  • What YOU DO matters-Fair Trade

    20 Jul 2015

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    (PDF 940KB)

  • Catholic Social Teaching Online toolkit for schools

    16 Nov 2015

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    (PDF 5MB)

  • Fairtrade Info And Activities

    30 Jul 2017

    Encourage active citizenship and choices for justice - make your school a Fairtrade school!

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    (PDF 1MB)

  • Fairtrade Assembly - Primary

    27 Jul 2017

    Use this assembly during Fairtrade Fortnight, or at any time!

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    (PDF 718KB)


Caritas Australia’s teaching resources are also featured on TES Australia!

Oscar Romero
Aspire not to have more, but to be more.These words of Oscar Romero inspire Caritas Australia’s education team. Archbishop Romero was a Caritas partner in El Salvador who lived Catholic Social Teaching without compromise and paid the ultimate price.