Poverty Unit Part ii


Date Topic Assignment Due
Monday Poverty Facts
Poverty Videos
If the World Were 100 People
The Material Gap

Why are some countries rich?

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The Singer Solution to World Poverty

Material World
Poverty Links
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Poverty Project/Final Exam- due on final exam day


2014 Stats: If the world were 100 People

Mothers' Day
Hopeful News About Poverty
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You can give away free food at The Hunger Site
Tuesday Singer Solution to World Poverty
The Life You Can Save
The life you can save pledge


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Singer Solution to World Poverty
Wednesday

Thursday Final Exam Project
The Material Gap
Gapminder
The Singer Solution to Poverty
The Life You Can Save

The life you can save pledge
Kiva

Mothers' Day
Hopeful News About Poverty
Half the world lives on $2 a day.
1-Calculate how much money it costs for you to live each day.
(Include rough estimates of the cost of education, housing, food, clothing, health care, insurance, transportation.)

2-List five things you would have to give up to live on only $2 a day.

Bring your answers to class and be prepared to share.

Friday

Work on
Final Exam Project

Exam Schedule
11:20 class - Wednesday, May 15: 1-3 pm
1:30 class - Monday, May 13: 1-3 pm
2:35 class - Wednesday, May 15: 9-11 am

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