Day 3: Introduction to the Global Goals

Today’s activities will be an introduction to the Global Goals.


For our first week of the Our World Irish Aid at home learning, we will be focusing on Global Citizenship.

Below are some helpful instructions to guide you through today’s activities. Please note downloads are available in Irish and English.

Step 1: Watch and Play the Video Quiz

Learn about the Global Goals. Make sure to answer the questions that pop up!


Step 2: Try out one of the activities below

Make Connections

Complete this activity to learn
what all 17 goals are!

Global Goals Memory Game

Test your knowledge and play a Global Goals Memory Game and see how many you can get correct! Share your score with a family member or teacher.

Step 3: Want to learn more?

Explore the goals.

Watch a silly video of Mr. Bean as he attempts to spread the word about the Global Goals!

Ask a parent to download the SDGs in Action App and discover more with you.

Create your own board game helping to educate people about the 17 Global Goals!

Curriculum Links

English Language – Oral Language (Communicating, exploring and using); Reading (exploring and using); Writing (communicating, exploring and using)

Gaeilge Language – Teanga ó Bhéal (Cumarsáid; Fiosrú agus úsáid); Léitheoireacht (Fiosrú agus úsáid); Scríbhneoireacht (Cumarsáid; Fiosrú agus úsáid)

Geography: Human Environments (People and other lands);

SPHE: Myself and others; Myself and the wider world