ERIC Number: ED461526
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Making One World: An Education Pack on Development and Environment.
This pack contains activities aimed at 10-14 year-olds to help raise awareness of issues surrounding the environment and development and the concept of sustainable development. The Teachers' Notes outline the seven units of student activity sheets: (A) lifestyles (links between consumption, development, and the environment); (B) identifying the issues (priorities for the poor); (C) debt (social and environmental consequences for the Third World); (D) hunger (the dilemmas of intensive large-scale production); (E) war (the effects on people and the environment); (F) relationship between people and the natural world (respect for local wisdom and nature); and (G) mass media (the effect on culture and lifestyles). The pack features a videotape with sections of the following films: (1)"Happy Families"; (2) "Lucia"; (3) "Life & Debt"; (4) "Seeds of Plenty, Seeds of Sorrow"; (5) "Suspended Dreams"; (6) "Rabi"; and (7) "And the Dish Ran Away with the Spoon." Eight full-color posters are also included. (EH)
Descriptors: Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Development, Elementary Secondary Education, Environment, Environmental Education, Foreign Countries, Global Education, Social Studies
North-South Centre of the Council of Europe, Avenida da Liberdade, 229-4, P-1250, Lisbon, Portugal.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
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