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Children's Rights

Develop English skills with 8-11 year olds.
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Improve your learners' English skills while making the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child relevant and interesting.


This popular resource was revised and updated in June 2015 to support the English curricula in England, Scotland and Wales.


These materials include real-life case studies and exciting activities to develop learners' spoken language, reading and writing.


Oxfam is grateful for the support of Postcode Heroes Trust, funded by players of the People's Postcode Lottery, in the development of these materials.



The Handwashing Song

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Health workers in Sierra Leone show children how to wash their hands. 

Handwashing Demonstration

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Priscilla is a nurse in Sierra Leone, here she is demonstrating the correct way to wash your hands.