Bringing Global Issues into the Classroom
Related Subjects:
Global Studies , Health & Wellbeing
Social Issue:
  Globalization
Target Grade Level(s):
Grade / Year 9
Future Friendly School Values:
  Global Citizenship
PROJECT GOALS:

Making students aware of water shortage and lack of education fro girls in third wold countries

PROJECT ACTIVITIES:

We contacted the CARE Canada organization, and participated in some "Walk in Her Shoes Education Toolkits" activities. We read fiction texts and watched YouTube documentaries on the topic of water shortages in third world countries, and the plight of girls in education in other countries.

THEORY TO PRACTICE:

Explore methods for connecting students with existing global and local organizations for partnerships and real-world action