Following National Holocaust Day, a key stage 2-3 pack entitled Journeys to Freedom has been produced. It tells the story of the Kindertransports, the rescue of nearly 10,000 children from Nazi Europe to Britain before World War II broke out, and explores themes such as separation, courage, growing up, freedom, developing communities, helping others and journeys. pound;3.50 plus postage from: The Centre for Jewish Education, The Montagu Centre, 21 Maple Street, London W1T 4BE. Tel: 020 7580 0214.
Getting lost, getting used to new teachers, making new friends, bullying and being left out are all daunting prospects for the primary pupil starting secondary school. It's Your Move, a colourful, fun-packed book from the Scripture Union, linked to assemblyideas and lesson plans, is designed to help teachers and pupils prepare for the transition. pound;2.99 or pound;10 for ten from: Scripture Union, 207-209 Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK2 2EB. Tel: 01908 856000. Web: www.scriptureunion.org.uk
Teaching Geography 5 to 19: A Christian Perspective from the Association of Christian Teachers offers examples of how individual teachers try to integrate faith and practice. It includessections on homes, moving home, physical geography, urban and social issues, environmental and development issues and a weather study using information technology skills. pound;7 from ACT, 94A London Road, St Albans, Herts AL1 1NX. Tel: 01727 840298. E-mail: email@example.comWeb: www.christian-teachers.org