Development » Movies, presentations and worksheets

1a) An introduction to development- movie image

1a) An introduction to development- movie

These resources help to introduce the topic, and recap upon previous learning. The movie introduces development looking at how different people and parts of the world experience different levels of development. Click on the tab in the bottom right..

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1b) An introduction to development- indicators presentation image

1b) An introduction to development- indicators presentation

These resources help to introduce the topic, and recap upon previous learning. This presentation looks at the different ways in which we can measure development.  

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1c) An introduction to development- measuring development worksheet image

1c) An introduction to development- measuring development worksheet

These resources help to introduce the topic, and recap upon previous learning. This measuring development worksheet allows possible ICT links, if access is available, although it can be completed with an atlas if ICT access is not..

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2a) Trade game- presentation image

2a) Trade game- presentation

These resources provide a fun way in which to simulate trade. Pupils are working in the dice manufacturing industry. They work in groups and are allotted different countries. The MEDCs have the tools to manufacture the dice, whilst the LEDCs have..

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2b) Trade game- dice net image

2b) Trade game- dice net

This is the net that is needed for the trade game. Ideally it needs to be printed or photocopied onto card, although paper will work ok.

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2c) Trade game- currency image

2c) Trade game- currency

This is the currency that is used in the trade game. It is paid to pupil groups for completed dice.

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2d) Trade game- teacher instructions image

2d) Trade game- teacher instructions

These instructions give a detailed guide as to how this game works, and how it can be an effective trade simulating tool in the classroom.

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2e) Trade game- follow up questions image

2e) Trade game- follow up questions

This worksheet allows pupils to reflect upon the game and how it might replicate trading in the real world.

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3a) How does GDP vary- map image

3a) How does GDP vary- map

These tasks look at contrasting GDP per capita around the world. Pupils have to produce a choropleth map and work through a variety of other tasks. This is the map for pupils to use.

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3b) How does GDP vary- standard worksheet image

3b) How does GDP vary- standard worksheet

These tasks look at contrasting GDP per capita around the world. Pupils have to produce a choropleth map and work through a variety of other tasks. This is the standard worksheet where GDP figures are already provided for pupils.

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3c) How does GDP vary- harder worksheet image

3c) How does GDP vary- harder worksheet

This is a harder verison of the worksheet where pupils need to find GDP data for themselves, using their ICT or atlas skills.

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3d) How does GDP vary- choropleth mapping presentation image

3d) How does GDP vary- choropleth mapping presentation

This choropleth mapping presentation will help pupils with this skill, as it is required to complete the GDP map.

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4a) Development myths- contrasting development presentation image

4a) Development myths- contrasting development presentation

These resources look at some common myths surrounding development. This contrasting development presentation asks pupils to look at a range of images, with a very interesting conclusion at the end.  

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4b) Development myths- busting development myths worksheet image

4b) Development myths- busting development myths worksheet

These resources look at some common myths surrounding development. This busting development myths worksheet requires ICT access, as pupils research a range of development myths.

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5) Millennium development goals- movie image

5) Millennium development goals- movie

This movie introduces the Millennium development goals, and provides a stimulus for further work on the subject. Click on the tab in the bottom right corner to enlarge.

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