Pope for a day

This hour-long activity helps students consider some of the challenges Pope Francis faces as he makes statements on behalf of the Church. Students watch the video clips below, decide which global issues they will address, and compose statements to form a class 'encyclical'. KS3, KS4, and post-16.

Kenya: helping people out of poverty. Right click here and select 'Save as' to download.

Bolivia: the melting glacier. Right click here and select 'Save as' to download.

Watch this animation on Pope Francis' message about caring for the earth, from his most recent encyclical, Laudato Si'.

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