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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

Photo Storybooks with Audio Description

Five Project Compassion 2022 photo storybooks, audio described for blind or vision-impaired readers.

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 quiz based upon statistics around global and Australian refugees and asylum seekers.

Refugee Quiz

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

Pptx 7 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