Links to the UK science curricular
The science curriculums in the UK offer real opportunities for teachers to enhance pupils’ learning by embedding global issues in their teaching.
Global learning is not just about the context, it is about using methodologies that encourage discussion and debate, thereby developing pupils' critical thinking. Within science It both engages and motivates pupils as well as deepening their scientific knowledge and understanding.
These documents show how global learning can be linked to the difference science curricula in the UK and give examples of Practical Action's teaching resources and other materials that can be used to support delivering science lessons.
The revised Northern Ireland curriculum offers a real opportunity for teachers to enhance pupils' learning by the integration of global issues in their teaching. The curriculum Document states that: ' the learning opportunities provided through the Northern Ireland...Read more
Science and Global Citizenship
This short guide explains the benefits of a global citizenship approach to science and has practical ideas for implementing it in topics such as water, energy and ecosystems.
This project is funded
by the European Union.