Students make a social justice action plan. Photo credit: Caritas Australia

School resources

Social and ecological justice resources for teachers. 

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Water Walk Simulation (Lower Secondary)

Students see what it is like to live without easy access to clean water. They will imagine they are living in a small, remote village in Mozambique where people do not have taps in their houses and the one village pump has broken down – not for the first time. Includes instructions, templates, background information, reflection questions, case study and supporting classroom activities.

Pdf 3 MB

Common Good in Scripture and Church Teachings (Secondary)

A resource designed to understand the scripture passages and Church teachings that underpin our understanding of the common good.

Pdf 350.8 KB

Common Good in my Community (Secondary)

A resource designed to understand how we can work towards the common good in our own local communities.

Pdf 106.5 KB

Common Good - Agree, Disagree, Undecided (Secondary)

This resource is designed to challenge our understanding of the definition of The Common Good. Students are read a statement and they are to decide if they agree, disagree or undecided on the statement. 

Pdf 57.7 KB

St Oscar Romero Activities

A sequence of learning activities designed to learn about the life of St Oscar Romero and how he was counter-cultural in his actions and words. There are activities included to have students reflect on their own actions and words and present their own understanding about St Oscar Romero. 

Pdf 434.2 KB

Student Action Planner

The Student Action Planner prompts students to think holistically about their actions and includes a template for planning. 

Pdf 1.1 MB

Caritas Challenge Schools Guide

Our Caritas Challenge Schools Guide will be available in January 2025. In the meantime you can use our Caritas Ks Toolkit.

Png 30.8 KB

Introduction to Caritas Australia (Upper Primary)

Learn about Caritas Australia, the international aid and development agency of the Catholic Church in Australia. 

Pptx 12.5 MB

Introduction to Caritas Australia (Lower primary)

A brief introduction to Caritas Australia for Lower Primary students. 

Pptx 7.2 MB

Strengths Based Approach to Community Development (Parish)

A PowerPoint presentation that explains Caritas Australia's Strengths-based Approach to community development for parishes. 

Pptx 10.9 MB

Introduction to Caritas Australia (Parish)

An introduction to the work of Caritas Australia for parish communities. This presentation explains what we do, where we work and why we help others. 

Pptx 30.4 MB