Received for review

14th February 1997 at 00:00
GEOGRAPHY. Reflections of Africa and BritainA photopack that challenge somes common notions about Africa and examines similarities in African and British life. It includes 30 photographs, a resource booklet with captions to use with the photographs and a booklet containing cross-curricular ideas for activities and discussions. It costs Pounds 15 from Actionaid Education, Chataway House, Leach Road, Chard, Somerset TA20 1FA.


Royal Marines Action Fitness Pack Latest in a growing range of resources from the Royal Navy, this free pack is designed for use with 14- to 16-year-olds and aims to motivate students into changing their diets and exercise regimes. A bank of activity and lesson ideas for PE or health education, it contains a booklet with units of work, 10 student worksheets and six lesson layouts. To order a copy ring 01202 668402 or write to PO Box 934, Poole, Dorset BH17 7BR.


Central to Excellence: Guidelines for Effective School Libraries Aimed at teachers, governors, parents, advisers, inspectors and library workers, this book sets targets that the authors say will help schools create the best possible library service for their circumstances. It costs Pounds 5.50 from Library Services for Education, Leicestershire Libraries andInformation Service, Thames Tower, Burleys Way, Leicester LE1 3TZ. Tel: 0116 251 9476.

Log-in as an existing print or digital subscriber

Forgotten your subscriber ID?


To access this content and the full TES archive, subscribe now.

View subscriber offers


Get TES online and delivered to your door – for less than the price of a coffee

Save 33% off the cover price with this great subscription offer. Every copy delivered to your door by first-class post, plus full access to TES online and the TES app for just £1.90 per week.
Subscribers also enjoy a range of fantastic offers and benefits worth over £270:

  • Discounts off TES Institute courses
  • Access over 200,000 articles in the TES online archive
  • Free Tastecard membership worth £79.99
  • Discounts with Zipcar,, Virgin Wines and other partners
Order your low-cost subscription today