This section includes videos to use in the classroom, videos sharing case studies of schools linking work across the country and videos for teacher training
This film is 3mins 54 in length and features a link day between a pair of linking schools in Manchester. The visit is at one of the schools and focusses on the experience of the children and the impact the link has had on them
This film lasts 7min 25 and features a link day between a pair of linking schools in Stockport. The visit takes place at one of the schools. Footage is taken throughout the day and is great to use when you want to show what happens during a link visit and what the impact of the work is.
Experienced Headteachers in Stockport and Manchester discuss the impact of schools linking in their schools over time (45 second clip)View
Two experienced headteachersfrom a pair of linking schools in Stockport hsare their thoughts on the impact of schools linking in their schools.
This film is great for promoting schools linking to audiences outside the world of education. This film lasts 1min 8 seconds and is ideal for using on social media. It has background music and subtitles and can be played without sound.
Secondary promotional video, ideal for promoting the secondary linking programme to schools. This film lasts 1min 9, it has background music and subtitles so can be played without sound and works well on social media.
Primary promotional video, ideal for promoting linking to schools. This film lasts 54 seconds, it has background music and subtitles so can be played without sound and works well on social media.
‘I come from courage and trying something new. I come from friendship. I come from respect. We are one who have the courage to help others who need help.’ This video has been made by a group of Rochdale Primary Schools. Many of these schools are part of the Rochdale Schools Linking Programme. Great for an assembly starter for any of us in primary schools – in Rochdale and further afield.
This new 1 minute video clip has been made by the Climate Change Coalition to support the #showthelove campaign
This is a montage created by the Great Get Together showing pairs and groups of people sharing cards on which they have written things they have in common and things that are different. It can be used as a stimulus for linking classes to explore and find commonalities and differences between themselves and then create cards for a shared video.
Our Story is a sensitive, thoughtful video which shares the insight and advice of some young people who have made their home in Rochdale. It was made Rochdale Council and M6 Theatre by Kilogramme and the young people themselves have done the voiceover.
This video shows Imam Qari and Rabbi Esther holding cards on which they have written similarities and differences that they have identified including that they both love a cup of tea, both live in Yorkshire and then follow different faiths. It can be used as a stimulus for linking classes.