inspiring learning for a fairer future

Scotdec on Twitter Scotdec on Facebook

Fàilte Malawi

A Global Citizenship resource for primary schools. The activities in this resource pack encourage pupils to explore the links and commonalities that are shared between Scotland and Malawi.

With a focus on children’s rights, the pack covers four topics: water, food and farming, houses and homes and toys and play. By exploring how these key needs are met in Malawi, pupils will learn more about themselves and their own communities.

A variety of active learning methods support pupils in reflecting on their perceptions of Malawi and thinking about how their attitudes and opinions are challenged as they learn. The accompanying CD ROM has a supporting image bank of photos of Malawi.

While the pack focuses on Malawi, many of the activities can be easily adapted for use with another country as a focus with an alternative collection of photos. With its strong focus on Global Citizenship, any schools working at curriculum level with a partner school will find this a useful and stimulating resource.

2016 Scotdec Global Learning Centre. All rights reserved.
3 Alva Street, Edinburgh EH2 4PH
Tel: 0131 226 1499 | email:

Scotdec is a member of IDEAS. Registered Charity No. SC005017. Company registration No 194772 (Scotland).

Scotdec on Twitter Scotdec on Facebook

Funded by:

Scottish Government, EU and UK aid logos

This website has been produced with the assistance of the European Union. The contents of this website are the sole responsibility of Scotdec (Scottish Development Education Centre) and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union.