This week on FYI:For Your Info, two years on from the death of George Floyd which sparked worldwide Black Lives Matter protests, we investigate why racism is still a problem. Plus, we report on a new app invented by teenagers that could have us all learning British Sign Language.
Next week on FYI, we investigate why secondary school pupils are being accompanied by adults on their walks to and from school for their safety. Also, we have a report from an FYI News Club member who is a big art fan and got the chance to visit a digital art gallery.
FYI News Club @ Your School
What are FYI News Clubs?
All resources needed are provided to set up these 30-minute extra-curricular clubs, with no preparation needed by the teachers who run them. There are four simple steps to every FYI News Club.
STEP 1: Watch FYI
Watch the current episode of FYI: For Your Info, available here.
STEP 2: FYI News Club Chat Episode 171
The FYI News Club Chat discussion question resource supports your students to discuss the news items presented in the show. Download the chat sheet.
Challenge your club with this week’s First News Kahoot! News Quiz. Our free interactive news quiz features ten questions on the stories featured in this week’s issue of First News. More information on how to play Kahoot! quizzes can be found here.
Watch six films by six young climate activists from six different continents. The films, made with Sky Kids, deliver a powerful message about how climate change is already having an impact on their lives, as world leaders gather in Glasgow for COP26.
The Government’s Youth Mental Health Ambassador, Dr Alex George, presents this series of five films on First News Education TV developed with the Department for Education and Sky Kids. In the series, dedicated to mental health and wellbeing,
These resources are available to you if your school has an active First News Education subscription. Your ID can be found in the email we sent you containing your order details. If you can't find it, call us on 01371 851 898.