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Playing with Decimals

This activity gives your students a lesson on the challenges of living on less than $2 per day.

Age Range: Grades 4-6

Subject: Math 

Post date: 05/27/2011 - 14:41

Country Spotlight - Bolivia

This month the spotlight is on Bolivia.

WFP is helping this land-locked South American country reduce child malnutrition, improve enrollment, attendance and capacity to concentrate and learn amongst school children, and enhancing the country's emergency preparedness and response capacity.

Post date: 05/04/2011 - 13:36

The Hunger Obstacle Course

This classroom activity gives your students a lesson in overcoming the challenges of extreme hunger and poverty.

Age Range: Grades 7-9

Subjects: Social Studies & Language Arts 

Post date: 04/29/2011 - 17:11

Helping the hungry while learning English

Freerice is taking over the Hua Shi Yi Fu Zhong school in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.  This public high school of nearly 6,000 is using Freerice to improve their language skills while helping to provide a solution to world hunger.

Post date: 04/11/2011 - 15:58