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

School resources

Social and ecological justice resources for teachers. 

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Celebrating First Australian Cultures - Primary

A resource for celebrating Australia’s First Nations Peoples, who form the oldest living Cultures in the world.

Zip 12.7 MB

Australian First Nations Rights - Secondary

A classroom resource exploring the rights of First Nations Australians, with information, case studies and learning tasks.

Zip 23.5 MB

Cool Burning - Primary

Learn about Cool Burning / Carbon Farming through the work of Caritas Australia's partner, Aboriginal Carbon Foundation.

Pptx 3.8 MB

Cool Burning - Secondary

Learn about Cool Burning / Carbon Farming through the work of Caritas Australia's partner, Aboriginal Carbon Foundation.

Pptx 4.5 MB

Stolen Generations - Upper Primary and Secondary

Definition and history of the Stolen Generations for upper primary and secondary students with a case study and discussion prompts.

Pptx 8.6 MB

First Australian Subsidiarity Statement Summary

A one page poster which links the experience of First Australians and Subsidiarity.

Pdf 220 KB

Case Study - Shirley (Philippines) - Lower Primary

A photo story book about Shirley from the Philippines.

Pdf 5.8 MB

Case Study - Shirley (Philippines) - Middle Primary

A story about Shirley, an indigenous health worker in the Philippines. Activities included.

Pdf 2.1 MB

Case Study - Shirley (The Philippines) - Upper Primary

A story about Shirley, an indigenous health worker in the Philippines. Activities included.

Pdf 1.6 MB

Case Study - Barry (Australia) - Lower Primary

A story about Barry and the Red Dust Healing program. Learning activities included.

Pdf 4 MB

Case Study - Barry (Australia) - Middle Primary

A story about Barry and the Red Dust Healing program. Learning activities included.

Pdf 1.3 MB

Case Study - Barry (Australia) - Upper Primary

A story about Barry and the Red Dust Healing program. Learning activities included.

Pdf 1 MB

Case Study - Sakun (India) - Lower Primary

A photo story book about Sakun and how she has built a thriving kiosk to support herself. Learning activities included.

Pdf 3.2 MB

Case Study- Sakun (India) - Middle Primary

A story about Sakun and how she has built a thriving kiosk to support herself. Learning activities included.

Pdf 991 KB

Case Study - Sakun (India) - Upper Primary

A story about Sakun and how she has built a thriving kiosk to support herself. Learning activities included.

Pdf 967.2 KB

Case Study - Barry (Australia) - Secondary

A story about Barry and the Red Dust Healing Program. Learning activities included.

Pdf 833.3 KB

Case Study - Shirley (Philippines) - Secondary

A story about Shirley, an indigenous health worker in the Philippines. Learning activities included.

Pdf 679.7 KB

Video - Shirley (Philippines)

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

Video - Barry (Australia)

Barry has overcome many of life’s challenges. He is now an inspirational father and a leader in his community. Approx. 6 mins

Video - Michaela (Australia)

Michaela is helping to build a social enterprise, a connection to culture and support the chronically ill. 
2 mins