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Project Compassion 2021 fundraising event in NSW. Photo: Caritas Australia

School resources

Curriculum and topic specific resources for teachers to embed social justice in the curriculum.

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Making a Tippy Tap

Students learn about a simple handwashing device called a tippy-tap and construct their own.

Pdf 537.1 KB

Petitions and the Australian Government

A Powerpoint slide explaining the purpose, function and influence of petitions in the Australian Government.

Pptx 31.8 MB

Poverty - Primary

An introduction to the issue of global poverty.

Pptx 13 MB

Poverty in Our World - Primary Lessons

A series of learning activities that unpacks the issue of global poverty.

Pdf 1.2 MB

Problem and Solution Tree

A template to explore the problems and solutions of a social justice issue.

Pdf 332.4 KB

Refugee Animation - YouTube link

An animation on refugees.

Refugee Kahoot Quiz

A link to the Refugee Kahoot Quiz.

Pdf 163.2 KB

Refugee Quiz

A quiz on the issues surrounding refugees and asylum seekers in our world.

Pptx 1.1 MB

Refugees - Secondary Lesson Activities

Students explore the definition and perception of refugees and asylum seekers in Australian society.

Doc 87 KB

Refugees Simulation - Upper Primary

A refugee simulation activity inviting upper primary students to follow refugees on a journey to safety.

Pptx 4 MB

Root Causes of Poverty - Primary

Dig deeper into the root causes of poverty.

Pptx 5 MB

Stolen Generations - Upper Primary

Definition and history of the Stolen Generations along, supported by case studies and reflective activities.

Pptx 15 MB

Video - Caritas Australia (Primary)

An introduction video to Caritas Australia featuring stories from Project Compassion. 8 mins

Video - Janaki (Nepal) Primary school version

Janaki now runs her own sewing business and has become a role model in her community. 3 mins

Video - Phany (Cambodia)

Phany has learnt improved water management techniques to grow enough crops to support her family. 
Approx. 5 mins

Video - Sakun (India)

Sakun has set up kiosk to earn an income and is now involved in village decision-making. 
2 mins

Video - Shirley (Philippines)

Caritas Australia supported Shirley to train as an indigenous health worker in the Philippines. 
Approx. 5 mins

Video - Shirley (Philippines) Primary version

Caritas Australia supported Shirley to train as an indigenous health worker in the Philippines. 6 mins

Video - Tati (Indonesia)

A short film about an eco-tourism project in Indonesia. 4 mins

Video - Thandolwayo (Zimbabwe) Primary school version

Thandolwayo and her community now have access to clean water. 6 mins