Fair Trade: Chocolate Can Be Good For You
Students discover the process of chocolate production. They read stories from boys in Ghana and Brazil who work on cocoa plantations. They illustrate the principles of fair trade.
11 Views 21 Downloads
- Folder Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
Introduction to Fair TradeLesson Planet
Students investigate fair trade practices. In this economics lesson, students conduct collaborative research on fair trade practices, the controversies of trade, and the effects of fair trade practices. Students present their findings to...
11th - 12th Social Studies & History
Globalization and Fair TradeLesson Planet
Have you ever traded something? How do you know you got a good deal? Scholars use case studies and research to determine the role of globalization in fair trade. Class members examine consumer demand and competition bring to light the...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Fair Trade in a Global EconomyLesson Planet
Students identify and discuss what sets third world countries apart from first world countries, define fair trade, estimate and create list of time spent and materials cost of hand-made items to determine fair prices in Mexican pesos...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
Unit 6: Globalization—With or Without You?Lesson Planet
Twelfth graders examine the impact of globalization on modern society. In this global studies lesson, 12th graders read selected articles about globalization and discuss their impressions. Students also perform inquiry research and write...
12th Social Studies & History
International Commerce, Snorkeling Camels, and the Indian Ocean TradeLesson Planet
Economic principles and world history are beautifully woven together in this history presentation on medieval Indian Ocean trading. The narrator discusses the unprecedented self-regulation executed by merchants along the Indian Ocean...
10 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Do Presidential Candidates Need to Be Good Debaters?Lesson Planet
Blogs can be a good way for learners to engage in writing, critical thinking, and social media in a formal way. The New York Times has provided learners age 13-18 with an article, background information, and several prompts to get them...
7th - 12th English Language Arts
Global Community: T-Shirt ActivityLesson Planet
Examine fair trade and the impacts it has on the global community. Kids consider how t-shirts are made, where they come from, and how fair trade works. They design t-shirts that describe the affects of fair trade on various populations...
6th - 9th Social Studies & History
Currency Effect on TradeLesson Planet
Delve deeper into currency exchange theory using Sal's hypothetical global trade scenario involving the Chinese Yuan and the US dollar. He references goods manufactured and sold in the countries using supply and demand principles,...
14 mins 11th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History
Currency Effect on Trade ReviewLesson Planet
For about the first six minutes Sal reviews the hypothetical global trade scenario from the last video in detail, changing a few numbers to make for a cleaner example. He continues the scenario to demonstrate how the natural ups and...
10 mins 11th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History