ERIC Number: EJ565780
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Unequal Resources: A Group Simulation.
Boston, Jane A.
Social Studies Review, v37 n2 p33-37 Spr-Sum 1998
Presents a lesson plan designed to create an understanding of the concepts of interdependence and cross-cultural communication. Students are divided into groups. Each group is given an envelope containing materials insufficient to complete their task (providing food, clothing, and shelter for the populace). They must negotiate with the other groups. (MJP)
Descriptors: Cultural Pluralism, Educational Trends, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Global Education, Instructional Materials, Middle Schools, Multicultural Education, Natural Resources, Resource Allocation, Role Playing, Secondary Education, Simulation, Social Studies, Teaching Methods, World Affairs
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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