Monthly Archives: diciembre 2010

"Present" vs "Present and voting" – Roll Call

Hey – Quick note on roll call procedures, since miniconferences have started or will be starting soon. This is something that has confused my MUN students in the past, so I thought I’d mention it! When a country’s name is … Continue reading

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Animal Trafficking – 10 Worst Places edit plus another activity.

Hey guys – Thanks for the post on 10 Worst Places to hide exotic animals! I adapted the article, summarized each of the ten, then gave it out, one copy per group. Then, they drew the diagram of a person/body, … Continue reading

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Women's Football

Hey guys, Today I did an activity with my terceros on women’s football. First, I played a video on women’s football in Afghanistan. Then, I gave them summaries of articles that I had looked up for each of their countries … Continue reading

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Women Access to Education/Jobs/Training Worksheet

Hey guys! I’m attaching a worksheet that worked well with my terceros to help guide their research of women’s access to education/jobs/training in their country. Basically, I give them search terms and websites for every question or so. Questions include … Continue reading

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Karen's Global Warming Power Point w/o Cell stuff

Hey, I took Karen’s power point about global warming and cells, and edited it a bit for use with general global classrooms groups.  It really made it not as good, but if you want it it’s here. Presentation (Open Office … Continue reading

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Video about animal trafficking in Peru

Here’s a link to a video about animal trafficking in Peru. There’s also a worksheet with the transcript of the video with several words removed Peru Battles Animal Trafficking Video Transcript: fill in the blanks Wishing you a very merry Christmas, … Continue reading

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Goodbye Kyoto, Hello [insert name here]

I found this news story on a Canadian newspaper website, through Google News’ news feed. It talks about how Canada, Japan, and Russia will not back an extension of the Kyoto Protocol, and what that may mean for UN talks … Continue reading

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The Hidden World of Girls

Hello! Here is a potentially challenging but really good listening activity about girls’ rights to education in Afghanistan. I think the tape script is on the website too. The Hidden World of Girls Gotta love NPR. Hope all is well! … Continue reading

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