New Classroom Materials - Change the world - one step at a time...

Published on 04 June 2010

Marchers gear up to start walking in Sao Paolo, Brazil. Copyright: WFP/Rodrigo Belentani

As walk the world takes place across 24 time zones, bring it into the classroom with the Social Studies Lesson plans for "Walk the World" With more than 1 billion people in the world suffering from hunger - now's the time to step up - and make a difference!

Walking the World - Africa

Age Range: Grades 5-7 (yrs 6-8)

Subject: Social Studies - Map skills, coordinates, relative and absolute location, critical thinking, research, writing to inform.

There are 1.02 billion undernourished people in the world today. That means one in nearly six people do not get enough food to be healthy and lead an active life. Hunger and malnutrition are in fact the number one risk to the health worldwide — greater than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined.

So what can be done? By taking action to raise awareness, everybody can make a difference. Walk the World is aimed at doing just that.

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Walking the World - Asia

Age Range: Grades 5-7 (yrs 6-8)

Subject: Social Studies - Map skills, coordinates, relative and absolute location, critical thinking, research, writing to inform.

There are 1.02 billion undernourished people in the world today. That means one in nearly six people do not get enough food to be healthy and lead an active life. Hunger and malnutrition are in fact the number one risk to the health worldwide — greater than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined.

So what can be done? By taking action to raise awareness, everybody can make a difference. Walk the World is aimed at doing just that.

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Walking the World - Central America

Age Range: Grades 5-7 (yrs 6-8)

Subject: Social Studies - Map skills, coordinates, relative and absolute location, critical thinking, research, writing to inform.

There are 1.02 billion undernourished people in the world today. That means one in nearly six people do not get enough food to be healthy and lead an active life. Hunger and malnutrition are in fact the number one risk to the health worldwide — greater than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined.

So what can be done? By taking action to raise awareness, everybody can make a difference. Walk the World is aimed at doing just that.

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Walking the World - South America

Age Range: Grades 5-7 (yrs 6-8)

Subject: Social Studies - Map skills, coordinates, relative and absolute location, critical thinking, research, writing to inform.

There are 1.02 billion undernourished people in the world today. That means one in nearly six people do not get enough food to be healthy and lead an active life. Hunger and malnutrition are in fact the number one risk to the health worldwide — greater than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined.

So what can be done? By taking action to raise awareness, everybody can make a difference. Walk the World is aimed at doing just that.

download

 

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