There is great excitement in the air around one of the world’s big sporting events, The World Cup.
Australia is in a tough group – Group B but how tough is it for other countries?
Oxfam has produced some educational resources for teachers to use which examine inequality between and within countries, explore footballers and other people who have taken action to make the world fairer, examine news around the World Cup, consider how making new rules in football could make the game fairer, and understand the causes, effects and solutions to inequality in Brazil.
There are independent activities linked to a variety of curriculum areas and support for pupils to investigate
The World Cup: A Fair Game? http://www.oxfam.org.uk/education/resources/the-world-cup-a-fair-game