Lesson : Working For Peace

Overview

This lesson looks at the causes of conflict and areas of the world where there is strife. It explains the role of the UN and how some charities work for reconciliation. Suitable for Year 4 upwards.

Cross-curricular links: Geography

Learning Activities:

  • How can we make the world a more peaceful place
  • 5 x Co-operative games


Linked assembly:
Nasim lives in Afghanistan. As a result of war he is responsible for earning money to feed his family. Despite his circumstances he still has hope for the future. The children are asked to reflect on a personal difficulty, and to imagine a positive outcome.