Teacher Resources

Trading Visions produces a range of teaching resources on Fairtrade, cocoa and chocolate for UK schools and colleges, and Fairtrade campaigners.

Divine Chocolate was one of the founders of Trading Visions and feature in many of our materials.

Pa Pa Paa

The Pa Pa Paa website has a wealth of free, comprehensive lesson plans and resources for teaching about Fairtrade and chocolate.

Teaching material is aimed at Key Stage 2 (7-11 year olds) and Key Stage 3 (11-14 year olds) students.


You can also order the Pa Pa Paa DVD, with a film explaining the cocoa journey from bean to bar. Order DVD

'Be a Cocoa Farmer' activity kit

Get young people engaged with Fairtrade in a different and accessible way with our ‘Be a Cocoa Farmer’ activity kit.

Grab your machete, chop open your cocoa pod, harvest and dry your cocoa beans and think about the people on the other side of the world who do all the work that goes into your chocolate bar!

Be a Cocoa Farmer kit picture

It costs £32 to rent out the kit for two weeks, which includes the cost of dropping it off and picking it up again.

To book the ‘Be a Cocoa Farmer’ activity kit, please contact EDS on 01795 427 614 or info@edist.co.uk

Liberation as a case study of a social enterprise: Powerpoint presentation

This free Powerpoint presentation showcases pioneering nut company Liberation as an example of a successful social enterprise.

Download Liberation presentation

Divine Chocolate as a case study of a social enterprise: Powerpoint presentation

This is a free Powerpoint presentation aimed at teachers focusing on business studies, enterprise or social enterprise. It showcases Divine Chocolate as an example of a successful social enterprise.

Download the presentation and find further social enterprise resources

Get creative with adinkra symbols

This resource focuses on adinkra symbols, the unusual patterns that feature on the wrappers of Divine Chocolate bars.

Why not choose the adinkra symbol that you think is most like you, and draw it?

Download the adinkra symbol lesson plan

Pa Pa Paa LIVE

Subscribe to Pa Pa Paa LIVE and bring Fairtrade to life with online videos made by the children of cocoa farmers. Students can post questions online for young people from a school who Ghana, who then respond in regular webcasts.

Pa Pa Paa LIVE website

Bean to Bar presentation

This is a free Powerpoint presentation that tells the bean to bar story of how cocoa is grown, harvested and processed by cocoa farmers and then made into chocolate.

Download Bean to Bar presentation

A Day in the Life presentation

This is a free Powerpoint presentation following a day in the life of Raphael, the son of a Kuapa Kokoo cocoa farmer in Ghana. The presentation features high quality photos and Raphael's own narration.

Download A Day in the Life presentation

Fair Play: an activity pack about Fairtrade, literacy and football

The Fair Play pack is an exciting collaboration between Dubble Fairtrade Chocolate, Trading Visions and children’s author Tom Palmer.

The pack is crammed full of lesson plans and activities based on Tom Palmer’s book Off Side. It explores some of the themes in Off Side, including Fairtrade, Africa and child trafficking.

Download the Fair Play pack