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1 July - 7 July 2017

Solutions to Poverty - Video

A clever video linking history to a possible solution to poverty such as building communities, share resources, divide up tasks and use their energy towards creative solutions to problems.

How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Business Studies (2016+)

Strand: 3. Our Economy

Strand unit: 06. Economic Growth & Sustainable Development

Suggestions for use: Video stimulus to engage students in class discussion on poverty. Alternatively, assign questions to the video. Students must answer questions based around the video.


Strand: 1. Personal Finance

Strand unit: 01. Resources, needs and wants

Suggestions for use: Video stimulus to engage students in class discussion on poverty. Alternatively, assign questions to the video. Students must answer questions based around the video.

Solutions to Poverty - Video image

Why is it Video of the Month?

  1. Can humans learn from the history of time to solve poverty? This video explores a deep question.
  2. Video contradicts the idea that overpopulation causes poverty.
  3. Sample solutions to poverty are given and students can reflect on things examples.
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