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UNHCR Teaching About Refugees

This is the 'Teaching About Refugees' page containing teaching resources on refugees, asylum and migration by UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. Resources include short, animated explainer videos for the flipped classroom and other teaching settings, as well as accompanying lesson plans to provide guidance for addressing topics including refugees, asylum and migrants in primary and secondary education. The kit also includes CPD resources and guidance on including refugees in the classroom.

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This is the 'Teaching About Refugees' page containing teaching resources on refugees, asylum and migration by UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. Resources include short, animated explainer videos for the flipped classroom and other teaching settings, as well as accompanying lesson plans to provide guidance for addressing topics including refugees, asylum and migrants in primary and secondary education. The kit also includes CPD resources and guidance on including refugees in the classroom.
Teaching About Refugees Ages 12-15
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Teaching About Refugees Ages 12-15

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This is the content package for teaching about refugees for children from the ages of 12-15. It contains: An Activity Guide A video, and linked lesson plan
How many people are displaced?
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How many people are displaced?

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This fact sheet provides information about the number of people displaced in the world today. It can be used for display or as a poster, or as a conversation starter for a discussion or debate.
Refugees-Forced to Flee 2
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Refugees-Forced to Flee 2

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This fact sheet provides information about the percentage of the global population who are forced to flee. It can be used for display or as a poster, or as a conversation starter for a discussion or debate.
Refugees-Primary School Enrolment
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Refugees-Primary School Enrolment

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This fact sheet provides information about the percentage of refugees enrolled in primary education. It can be used for display or as a poster, or as a conversation starter for a discussion or debate.
Refugees-Secondary School Enrolment
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Refugees-Secondary School Enrolment

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This fact sheet provides information about the percentage of refugees enrolled in secondary education. It can be used for display or as a poster, or as a conversation starter for a discussion or debate.
Refugees-Out of Education 1
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Refugees-Out of Education 1

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This fact sheet provides information about the number refugee children out of education globally. It can be used for display or as a poster, or as a conversation starter for a discussion or debate.
Where are refugees?
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Where are refugees?

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This map provides information about where refugees are in the world today. It can be used for display or as a poster, or as a conversation starter for a discussion or debate.
Including Refugees in the Classroom
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Including Refugees in the Classroom

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This is the content package for including refugees in the classroom. It includes: A video by Harvard University‘s Center on the Developing Child explaining some challenges that children suffering from stress and trauma may experience. Two accompanying activity guides for children, for ages 5-7 and 7-12. A guide on dealing with stress and trauma in the classroom. A guide on language acquisition.
Teaching About Refugees Ages 9-12
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Teaching About Refugees Ages 9-12

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This is the content package for teaching about refugees for children from the ages of 6-9. It contains: The main curriculum Activities for students A Teacher’s Guide A video, and linked lesson plan
Teaching About Refugees Ages 15-18
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Teaching About Refugees Ages 15-18

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This is the content package for teaching about refugees for children from the ages of 15-18. It contains: An Activity Guide A video, and linked lesson plan
Migrants-Words Matter
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Migrants-Words Matter

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This teaching content package (containing 1 video & 1 accompanying activity sheet), helps you explain and debate words and vocabulary surrounding migrants in the classroom. The animation serves as an explainer for you and your students whilst the activity sheet can be used to initiate the discussion after viewing the video.
Refugees-Forced to Flee 1
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Refugees-Forced to Flee 1

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This fact sheet provides information about the number of people forced to flee their home every day. It can be used for display or as a poster, or as a conversation starter for a discussion or debate.
Refugees-Higher Education Enrolment
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Refugees-Higher Education Enrolment

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This fact sheet provides information about the percentage of refugees enrolled in higher education. It can be used for display or as a poster, or as a conversation starter for a discussion or debate.
Refugees-Out of Education 2
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Refugees-Out of Education 2

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This fact sheet provides information about the percentage of refugees who don’t progress from primary to secondary school. It can be used for display or as a poster, or as a conversation starter for a discussion or debate.
Teaching About Refugees Ages 6-9
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Teaching About Refugees Ages 6-9

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This is the content package for teaching about refugees for children from the ages of 6-9. It contains: The main curriculum Activities for students Practical suggestions for class activities A Teacher’s Guide A video, and linked lesson plan
The Origin of Refugees
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The Origin of Refugees

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This map provides information about the origins of refugees in the world today. It can be used for display or as a poster, or as a conversation starter for a discussion or debate.
Refugees-Words Matter Series
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Refugees-Words Matter Series

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This teaching content package (containing 8 videos & 8 accompanying activity sheets), helps you explain and debate words and vocabulary surrounding refugees and migrants in the classroom. The animations serve as an explainer for you and your students whilst the activity sheets can be used to initiate the discussion after viewing the videos.
Refugees-Words Matter
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Refugees-Words Matter

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This teaching content package (containing 1 video & 1 accompanying activity sheet), helps you explain and debate words and vocabulary surrounding refugees in the classroom. The animation serves as an explainer for you and your students whilst the activity sheet can be used to initiate the discussion after viewing the video.
Internally Displaced  People-Words Matter
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Internally Displaced People-Words Matter

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This teaching content package (containing 1 video & 1 accompanying activity sheet), helps you explain and debate words and vocabulary surrounding internally displaced people in the classroom. The animation serves as an explainer for you and your students whilst the activity sheet can be used to initiate the discussion after viewing the video.
Rohingya Refugees-Men, Women & Children
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Rohingya Refugees-Men, Women & Children

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This fact sheet provides information about the make-up of Rohingya refugees. It can be used for display or as a poster, or as a conversation starter for a discussion or debate.