EU – UNICEF Emergency Lessons toolkit

An education package to teach children about the plight of children living in crisis areas, including areas of forced displacement.

Materials available

The Emergency Lessons school pack contains among other:

  • An introductory section with some basic facts and figures on children living in emergency situations and their education situation.
  • Some video exercises.
  • Class activities to teach children the value of education and an understanding of the importance of education in emergencies.
  • Stories of children in emergency areas.

Age groups

The educational resources contain separate lesson plans for children aged 6 – 12 and children aged 12 – 18, paired with video content.  


The educational resources are available in English.

How to order

The Emergency Lessons school package can be downloaded on this Dropbox link. Links to videos are included in the package.