Lesson Ideas Resources

Crowd control games

January 15, 2008 by Amy Tolmie

Crowd Control is a Christian company based in the US producing simple but very visual games designed to be played on a big screen at an assembly or youth group.

Genealogy video

January 14, 2008 by Amy Tolmie

Youth Specialties is an American company, originally started by Mike Yaconelli, providing resources and conferences for youth workers.

Lego Good Samaritan

January 11, 2008 by Amy Tolmie

A very funnily executed animation of The Good Samaritan using lego. The unusual approach makes an often told story seem fresh and it would work well as a way of presenting it to a class of secondary pupils, especially those who are already familiar with it.

The Wrong Trainers

January 09, 2008 by Amy Tolmie

In 2006 BBC Newsround produced a series of incredible films, The Wrong Trainers, about young people living in poverty in the UK. Using the voices of real young people, the films use animation and carton characters to tell their stories visually.

The Forgiveness Project

November 14, 2007 by Amy Tolmie

The Forgiveness Project is a charitable organisation which explores forgiveness, reconciliation and conflict resolution through real-life human experience. They describe themselves as trying to develop Awareness – raise the debate by collecting and sharing personal stories (and images), Education – encourage and empower people to explore the nature of forgiveness and alternatives to conflict and revenge and Inspiration – engage civil society, as well as transform hearts and minds.