Rivers of the World

What is Rivers of the World?

Hear from the founder of the Rivers of the World project about its origins and the impact it can have in the classroom.


Rivers of the World education pack

This pack contains high quality, river themed cross-curricular lesson ideas, aimed at upper primary and lower secondary students.


The pack is adaptable to your local river so you could use the Bann, the Dee, the Clyde or another of the UK’s great rivers as the starting point for your explorations. 


It focuses on a range of curriculum areas including art, science, geography, history and English. The pack can be used as a stand-alone resource or collaboratively with a partner school overseas.


Download the Rivers of the World Education pack (English)

Download the Welsh version (7 MB)

Videos that correspond to the Rivers of the World education pack

The videos below correspond to particular activities within this education pack, just click on the heading and the video will appear.

Beneath each video (except the introduction) will be a list of:

  • Age range
  • Curriculum links
  • Key skills and outlooks
  • Learning outcomes