Free Peace Activities
As schools have closed down for most students amid the coronavirus pandemic, our education team has been busy creating educational resources to do at home.
We have created activity sheets inspired by iconic figures from the peace movement and some based on education sessions we offer for schools. The activities are aimed at children aged 7-11, but could be suitable for anyone. Download them for free below.
Greta Thunberg is the Swedish teenager who skipped school and inspired an international movement to fight climate change. Find out more about her and her cause in this activity.
Jane Goodall is a primatologist most known for her long-term study of wild chimpanzees in Tanzania. Find out more about the animal rights icon and her trailblazing work in this activity.
Caring for Our World
How can we all work together to look after the environment? Use this activity pack to create your own campaign materials.
Rosa Parks was an American activist described as ‘mother of the civil rights movement’. Learn how this remarkable woman helped change the lives of millions of people with just one simple act of defiance.
The Art of Peace
We love art and creating new pictures at the Peace Museum. Create your own postcard with this activity sheet based around David Hockney.
Sadako Sasaki was a Japanese girl who became a victim of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima when she was two years old. Learn about a courageous girl whose life, which ended through the effects of war, inspired a worldwide call for peace.
Wangarĩ Muta Maathai was a renowned Kenyan social, environmental and political activist and the first African woman to win the Nobel Prize. Find out more about her and her inspiring legacy in this activity.
Make your own Flying Peace Dove
Download the instruction sheet here; Make Your Own Flying Peace Dove.
Or watch the video.
Make your own Peace Crane
Download the instruction sheet here; Paper Crane Activity Resource.
Take a Moment: Your Life Reimagined
An activity for all, including adults. We are living in strange and difficult times. Take a moment to think about the things you are grateful for and how you can make the world a better place once the lockdown is over. Download here; Your Life Reimagined.