International Women's Day downloadable resources
Teachers, parents, caregivers - use International Women's Day as an important opportunity to educate and inspire children about the role of women in society. From
celebrating women's achievements through to challenging gender stereotypes and bias, there are many useful classroom resources available to support International
Women's Day activity. #PressforProgress by educating the minds of today and the citizens of tomorrow. Classroom education about gender equality is the most
grassroots difference any one can make. Your role and responsibility are phenomenal. Thank you for championing International Women's Day to make a positive
Access fast, reliable teaching resources
Whether you are looking for detailed resources or quick materials there is a wide range of informative, fun and reliable classroom resources available. Review which
teaching resources are most relevant for your requirements including:
- coloring in sheets
- activity booklets
- printable fact sheets
- activity task cards
- detailed lesson plans
- book study activities
- role model case studies
- reading lists
- author interviews
- video materials
And teachers, in addition to the brilliant downloadable resources below, remember to select some of the inspiring and informative
International Women's Day videos as classroom discussion starters to reinforce important gender concepts or to provide
entertaining ways to celebrate the day.
Make International Women's Day a huge success
International Women's Day sees two very exciting collaborations, one with Penguin Random House who provide excellent classroom resources through
Penguin Schools and the other with leading teaching materials provider,
TeachStarter. Make sure you definitely check out both sections of detailed resources and access everything you
need to make International Women's Day a huge success.
From Doctor Who and Suffragettes, to comic strips and poems - the International Women's Day classroom resources cover a great deal of important content
and activities. Enjoy!
Access International Women's Day Penguin Schools resources
Access the International Women's Day Penguin Schools resources
Access International Women's Day TeachStarter resources
Access the International Women's Day TeachStarter schools resources
International Women's Day School's Competition
In 150 words or less, children were invited to write about a person who had inspired them and draw a picture of them in their own style, for a chance to win a
framed Artist's print plus Puffin books for their school library. The competition supported the IWD #PressforProgress and was open to children worldwide.
Show International Women's Day videos
Use some of the inspiring and thought-provoking International Women's Day videos available from around the world as great classroom discussion starters or
Teaching notes for the gender stereotypes viral video
Watch the viral video challenging gender stereotypes. Use the accompanying Teaching Notes to discuss the topic "what if women and men switched for a day?"