THE GLOBAL
village
THE GLOBAL
village
THE GLOBAL




             THINKING ABOUT GLOBAL ISSUES THROUGH NUMBERS
Ratio            1 to 2
      a ratio
        is a
  mathematical     1:2
    statement
of how 2 numbers
 compare.        ...
Ratio            1 to 2
      a ratio
        is a
  mathematical     1:2
    statement
of how 2 numbers
 compare.        ...
Ratio            1 to 2
      a ratio
        is a
  mathematical     1:2
    statement
of how 2 numbers
 compare.        ...
1 to 2
antecedent     consequent

         1:2

         1/2
1 to 2

1:2

 1/2
1 to 2
antecedent     consequent

         1:2

         1/2
1 to 2
antecedent     consequent

         1:2
antecedent     consequent
         1/2
1 to 2
antecedent     consequent

         1:2

         1/2
antecedent
consequent
antecedent
consequent
antecedent
           consequent


ante means “before” in Latin
antecedent
consequent
antecedent
consequent
antecedent
           consequent



consequent means “to follow”
antecedent
                                       consequent



consequent means “to follow”
if you’ve ever done anything ...
Ratio                     For example:
     Ratios can
  sometimes mean Look at the ratio 1: 2.
 how each number          ...
Ratio                     For example:
     Ratios can
  sometimes mean Look at the ratio 1: 2.
 how each number          ...
Ratio                     For example:
     Ratios can
  sometimes mean Look at the ratio 1: 2.
 how each number          ...
“ ...we find that the world has grown smaller and the world's people have become almost one community.
Political and milita...
As of July 1, 2007, the world’s population was
           about 6 billion, 600 million -

              that’s 6 600 000 0...
If the World were 100 People

                                                  21 speak a Chinese dialect
               ...
If the World were 100 People

                                                  21 speak a Chinese dialect
               ...
If the World were 100 People

                                                  21 speak a Chinese dialect
               ...
If the World were 100 People

                                                  21 speak a Chinese dialect
               ...
If the World were 100 People

                                                  21 speak a Chinese dialect
               ...
If the World were 100 People

                                                  21 speak a Chinese dialect
               ...
If the World were 100 People

                                                  21 speak a Chinese dialect
               ...
If the World were 100 People

                                                  21 speak a Chinese dialect
               ...
If the World were 100 People

                                                  21 speak a Chinese dialect
               ...
If the World were 100 People

                                                  21 speak a Chinese dialect
               ...
If the World were 100 People

                                                  21 speak a Chinese dialect
               ...
It’s not fair.
“Roots creep
underground
everywhere &
make a firm foundation.
Shoots seem very weak,
but to reach the light,
they can break...
village
                 THE GLOBAL



                               challenge
                                The Guidel...
village
                 THE GLOBAL



                               challenge
                                The Guidel...
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Global Village Math   Intro Presentationpdf
Global Village Math   Intro Presentationpdf
Global Village Math   Intro Presentationpdf
Global Village Math   Intro Presentationpdf
Global Village Math   Intro Presentationpdf
Global Village Math   Intro Presentationpdf
Global Village Math   Intro Presentationpdf
Global Village Math   Intro Presentationpdf
Global Village Math   Intro Presentationpdf
Global Village Math   Intro Presentationpdf
Global Village Math   Intro Presentationpdf
Global Village Math   Intro Presentationpdf
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This keynote presentation was inspired by the book "If The World Were a Village" and introduces the concepts explored in the "Global Village Math Challenge" (separate pdf). Youtube clips are used to engage students.

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  1. 1. THE GLOBAL
  2. 2. village THE GLOBAL
  3. 3. village THE GLOBAL THINKING ABOUT GLOBAL ISSUES THROUGH NUMBERS
  4. 4. Ratio 1 to 2 a ratio is a mathematical 1:2 statement of how 2 numbers compare. 1/2
  5. 5. Ratio 1 to 2 a ratio is a mathematical 1:2 statement of how 2 numbers compare. 1/2
  6. 6. Ratio 1 to 2 a ratio is a mathematical 1:2 statement of how 2 numbers compare. 1/2
  7. 7. 1 to 2 antecedent consequent 1:2 1/2
  8. 8. 1 to 2 1:2 1/2
  9. 9. 1 to 2 antecedent consequent 1:2 1/2
  10. 10. 1 to 2 antecedent consequent 1:2 antecedent consequent 1/2
  11. 11. 1 to 2 antecedent consequent 1:2 1/2
  12. 12. antecedent consequent
  13. 13. antecedent consequent
  14. 14. antecedent consequent ante means “before” in Latin
  15. 15. antecedent consequent
  16. 16. antecedent consequent
  17. 17. antecedent consequent consequent means “to follow”
  18. 18. antecedent consequent consequent means “to follow” if you’ve ever done anything wrong you understand the concept of “consequent” or “consequence”
  19. 19. Ratio For example: Ratios can sometimes mean Look at the ratio 1: 2. how each number Since 1+2=3 relates to 3 is your whole amount. some whole amount. So, 1 is part of 3 (1/3) and 2 is the other part of 3 (2/3)
  20. 20. Ratio For example: Ratios can sometimes mean Look at the ratio 1: 2. how each number Since 1+2=3 relates to 3 is your whole amount. some whole amount. So, 1 is part of 3 (1/3) and 2 is the other part of 3 (2/3)
  21. 21. Ratio For example: Ratios can sometimes mean Look at the ratio 1: 2. how each number Since 1+2=3 relates to 3 is your whole amount. some whole amount. So, 1 is part of 3 (1/3) and 2 is the other part of 3 (2/3)
  22. 22. “ ...we find that the world has grown smaller and the world's people have become almost one community. Political and military alliances have created large multinational groups, industry and international trade have produced a global economy, and worldwide-communications are eliminating ancient barriers of distance, language and race. We are also being drawn together by the grave problems we face: overpopulation, dwindling natural resources, and an environmental crisis that threatens our air, water, and trees, along with the vast number of beautiful life forms that are the very foundation of existence on this small planet we share. I believe that to meet the challenge of our times, human beings will have to develop a greater sense of universal responsibility. Each of us must learn to work not just for his or her own self, family or nation, but for the benefit of all mankind. Universal responsibility is the real key to human survival. It is the best foundation for world peace, the equitable use of natural resources, and through concern for future generations, the proper care of the environment.” Dalai Lama
  23. 23. As of July 1, 2007, the world’s population was about 6 billion, 600 million - that’s 6 600 000 000. If we were to imagine the world as a village of just 100 people (each person represents 66 million people - 66 000 000) what would the community look like ?
  24. 24. If the World were 100 People 21 speak a Chinese dialect 9 speak English 9 speak Hindi 61 from Asia 7 speak Spanish 13 from Africa 4 speak Arabic 12 from Europe 4 speak Bengali 8 from South America & Caribbean 3 speak Portuguese 5 from Canada & the United States 3 speak Russian 1 from Oceania 9 are children under 5 equally 9 are between 5 and 9 18 are between 10 and 19 17 are in their 20’s 15 are in their 30’s 12 are in their 40’s 50 would suffer from malnutrition 9 are in their 50’s 20 would be undernourished 6 are in their 60’s 1 would be dying of starvation 4 are in their 70’s 15 would be overweight 1 is over 79 On average, 1 person dies & 3 babies are 75 people would have some supply of born every year. food and a place to shelter them from the wind and the rain, but 25 would not. 33 would be Christian 18 would be Muslim 16 would be Hindu 6 would be Buddhist Sources: The Global Citizen, May 31, 1990, Donella H. Meadows, Hebei 1 would be Jewish University 2001, Zero Population Growth Seattle, Unheard Voices: Celebrating Cultures from the Developing World, Returning Peace Corps Volunteers of 11 would believe in other religions Madison Wisconsin, 1992 15 would be non-religious
  25. 25. If the World were 100 People 21 speak a Chinese dialect 9 speak English 9 speak Hindi 61 from Asia 7 speak Spanish 13 from Africa 4 speak Arabic 12 from Europe 4 speak Bengali 8 from South America & Caribbean 3 speak Portuguese 5 from Canada & the United States 3 speak Russian 1 from Oceania 9 are children under 5 equally 9 are between 5 and 9 18 are between 10 and 19 17 are in their 20’s 15 are in their 30’s 12 are in their 40’s 50 would suffer from malnutrition 9 are in their 50’s 20 would be undernourished 6 are in their 60’s 1 would be dying of starvation 4 are in their 70’s 15 would be overweight 1 is over 79 On average, 1 person dies & 3 babies are 75 people would have some supply of born every year. food and a place to shelter them from the wind and the rain, but 25 would not. 33 would be Christian 18 would be Muslim 16 would be Hindu 6 would be Buddhist Sources: The Global Citizen, May 31, 1990, Donella H. Meadows, Hebei 1 would be Jewish University 2001, Zero Population Growth Seattle, Unheard Voices: Celebrating Cultures from the Developing World, Returning Peace Corps Volunteers of 11 would believe in other religions Madison Wisconsin, 1992 15 would be non-religious
  26. 26. If the World were 100 People 21 speak a Chinese dialect 9 speak English 9 speak Hindi 61 from Asia 7 speak Spanish 13 from Africa 4 speak Arabic 12 from Europe 4 speak Bengali 8 from South America & Caribbean 3 speak Portuguese 5 from Canada & the United States 3 speak Russian 1 from Oceania 9 are children under 5 equally 9 are between 5 and 9 18 are between 10 and 19 17 are in their 20’s 15 are in their 30’s 12 are in their 40’s 50 would suffer from malnutrition 9 are in their 50’s 20 would be undernourished 6 are in their 60’s 1 would be dying of starvation 4 are in their 70’s 15 would be overweight 1 is over 79 On average, 1 person dies & 3 babies are 75 people would have some supply of born every year. food and a place to shelter them from the wind and the rain, but 25 would not. 33 would be Christian 18 would be Muslim 16 would be Hindu 6 would be Buddhist Sources: The Global Citizen, May 31, 1990, Donella H. Meadows, Hebei 1 would be Jewish University 2001, Zero Population Growth Seattle, Unheard Voices: Celebrating Cultures from the Developing World, Returning Peace Corps Volunteers of 11 would believe in other religions Madison Wisconsin, 1992 15 would be non-religious
  27. 27. If the World were 100 People 21 speak a Chinese dialect 9 speak English 9 speak Hindi 61 from Asia 7 speak Spanish 13 from Africa 4 speak Arabic 12 from Europe 4 speak Bengali 8 from South America & Caribbean 3 speak Portuguese 5 from Canada & the United States 3 speak Russian 1 from Oceania 9 are children under 5 equally 9 are between 5 and 9 18 are between 10 and 19 17 are in their 20’s 15 are in their 30’s 12 are in their 40’s 50 would suffer from malnutrition 9 are in their 50’s 20 would be undernourished 6 are in their 60’s 1 would be dying of starvation 4 are in their 70’s 15 would be overweight 1 is over 79 On average, 1 person dies & 3 babies are 75 people would have some supply of born every year. food and a place to shelter them from the wind and the rain, but 25 would not. 33 would be Christian 18 would be Muslim 16 would be Hindu 6 would be Buddhist Sources: The Global Citizen, May 31, 1990, Donella H. Meadows, Hebei 1 would be Jewish University 2001, Zero Population Growth Seattle, Unheard Voices: Celebrating Cultures from the Developing World, Returning Peace Corps Volunteers of 11 would believe in other religions Madison Wisconsin, 1992 15 would be non-religious
  28. 28. If the World were 100 People 21 speak a Chinese dialect 9 speak English 9 speak Hindi 61 from Asia 7 speak Spanish 13 from Africa 4 speak Arabic 12 from Europe 4 speak Bengali 8 from South America & Caribbean 3 speak Portuguese 5 from Canada & the United States 3 speak Russian 1 from Oceania 9 are children under 5 equally 9 are between 5 and 9 18 are between 10 and 19 17 are in their 20’s 15 are in their 30’s 12 are in their 40’s 50 would suffer from malnutrition 9 are in their 50’s 20 would be undernourished 6 are in their 60’s 1 would be dying of starvation 4 are in their 70’s 15 would be overweight 1 is over 79 On average, 1 person dies & 3 babies are 75 people would have some supply of born every year. food and a place to shelter them from the wind and the rain, but 25 would not. 33 would be Christian 18 would be Muslim 16 would be Hindu 6 would be Buddhist Sources: The Global Citizen, May 31, 1990, Donella H. Meadows, Hebei 1 would be Jewish University 2001, Zero Population Growth Seattle, Unheard Voices: Celebrating Cultures from the Developing World, Returning Peace Corps Volunteers of 11 would believe in other religions Madison Wisconsin, 1992 15 would be non-religious
  29. 29. If the World were 100 People 21 speak a Chinese dialect 9 speak English 9 speak Hindi 61 from Asia 7 speak Spanish 13 from Africa 4 speak Arabic 12 from Europe 4 speak Bengali 8 from South America & Caribbean 3 speak Portuguese 5 from Canada & the United States 3 speak Russian 1 from Oceania 9 are children under 5 equally 9 are between 5 and 9 18 are between 10 and 19 17 are in their 20’s 15 are in their 30’s 12 are in their 40’s 50 would suffer from malnutrition 9 are in their 50’s 20 would be undernourished 6 are in their 60’s 1 would be dying of starvation 4 are in their 70’s 15 would be overweight 1 is over 79 On average, 1 person dies & 3 babies are 75 people would have some supply of born every year. food and a place to shelter them from the wind and the rain, but 25 would not. 33 would be Christian 18 would be Muslim 16 would be Hindu 6 would be Buddhist Sources: The Global Citizen, May 31, 1990, Donella H. Meadows, Hebei 1 would be Jewish University 2001, Zero Population Growth Seattle, Unheard Voices: Celebrating Cultures from the Developing World, Returning Peace Corps Volunteers of 11 would believe in other religions Madison Wisconsin, 1992 15 would be non-religious
  30. 30. If the World were 100 People 21 speak a Chinese dialect 9 speak English 9 speak Hindi 61 from Asia 7 speak Spanish 13 from Africa 4 speak Arabic 12 from Europe 4 speak Bengali 8 from South America & Caribbean 3 speak Portuguese 5 from Canada & the United States 3 speak Russian 1 from Oceania 9 are children under 5 equally 9 are between 5 and 9 18 are between 10 and 19 17 are in their 20’s 15 are in their 30’s 12 are in their 40’s 50 would suffer from malnutrition 9 are in their 50’s 20 would be undernourished 6 are in their 60’s 1 would be dying of starvation 4 are in their 70’s 15 would be overweight 1 is over 79 On average, 1 person dies & 3 babies are 75 people would have some supply of born every year. food and a place to shelter them from the wind and the rain, but 25 would not. 33 would be Christian 18 would be Muslim 16 would be Hindu 6 would be Buddhist Sources: The Global Citizen, May 31, 1990, Donella H. Meadows, Hebei 1 would be Jewish University 2001, Zero Population Growth Seattle, Unheard Voices: Celebrating Cultures from the Developing World, Returning Peace Corps Volunteers of 11 would believe in other religions Madison Wisconsin, 1992 15 would be non-religious
  31. 31. If the World were 100 People 21 speak a Chinese dialect 9 speak English 9 speak Hindi 61 from Asia 7 speak Spanish 13 from Africa 4 speak Arabic 12 from Europe 4 speak Bengali 8 from South America & Caribbean 3 speak Portuguese 5 from Canada & the United States 3 speak Russian 1 from Oceania 9 are children under 5 equally 9 are between 5 and 9 18 are between 10 and 19 17 are in their 20’s 15 are in their 30’s 12 are in their 40’s 50 would suffer from malnutrition 9 are in their 50’s 20 would be undernourished 6 are in their 60’s 1 would be dying of starvation 4 are in their 70’s 15 would be overweight 1 is over 79 On average, 1 person dies & 3 babies are 75 people would have some supply of born every year. food and a place to shelter them from the wind and the rain, but 25 would not. 33 would be Christian 18 would be Muslim 16 would be Hindu 6 would be Buddhist Sources: The Global Citizen, May 31, 1990, Donella H. Meadows, Hebei 1 would be Jewish University 2001, Zero Population Growth Seattle, Unheard Voices: Celebrating Cultures from the Developing World, Returning Peace Corps Volunteers of 11 would believe in other religions Madison Wisconsin, 1992 15 would be non-religious
  32. 32. If the World were 100 People 21 speak a Chinese dialect 9 speak English 9 speak Hindi 61 from Asia 7 speak Spanish 13 from Africa 4 speak Arabic 12 from Europe 4 speak Bengali 8 from South America & Caribbean 3 speak Portuguese 5 from Canada & the United States 3 speak Russian 1 from Oceania 9 are children under 5 equally 9 are between 5 and 9 18 are between 10 and 19 17 are in their 20’s 15 are in their 30’s 12 are in their 40’s 50 would suffer from malnutrition 9 are in their 50’s 20 would be undernourished 6 are in their 60’s 1 would be dying of starvation 4 are in their 70’s 15 would be overweight 1 is over 79 On average, 1 person dies & 3 babies are 75 people would have some supply of born every year. food and a place to shelter them from the wind and the rain, but 25 would not. 33 would be Christian 18 would be Muslim 16 would be Hindu 6 would be Buddhist Sources: The Global Citizen, May 31, 1990, Donella H. Meadows, Hebei 1 would be Jewish University 2001, Zero Population Growth Seattle, Unheard Voices: Celebrating Cultures from the Developing World, Returning Peace Corps Volunteers of 11 would believe in other religions Madison Wisconsin, 1992 15 would be non-religious
  33. 33. If the World were 100 People 21 speak a Chinese dialect 9 speak English 9 speak Hindi 61 from Asia 7 speak Spanish 13 from Africa 4 speak Arabic 12 from Europe 4 speak Bengali 8 from South America & Caribbean 3 speak Portuguese 5 from Canada & the United States 3 speak Russian 1 from Oceania 9 are children under 5 equally 9 are between 5 and 9 18 are between 10 and 19 17 are in their 20’s 15 are in their 30’s 12 are in their 40’s 50 would suffer from malnutrition 9 are in their 50’s 20 would be undernourished 6 are in their 60’s 1 would be dying of starvation 4 are in their 70’s 15 would be overweight 1 is over 79 On average, 1 person dies & 3 babies are 75 people would have some supply of born every year. food and a place to shelter them from the wind and the rain, but 25 would not. 33 would be Christian 18 would be Muslim 16 would be Hindu 6 would be Buddhist Sources: The Global Citizen, May 31, 1990, Donella H. Meadows, Hebei 1 would be Jewish University 2001, Zero Population Growth Seattle, Unheard Voices: Celebrating Cultures from the Developing World, Returning Peace Corps Volunteers of 11 would believe in other religions Madison Wisconsin, 1992 15 would be non-religious
  34. 34. If the World were 100 People 21 speak a Chinese dialect 9 speak English 9 speak Hindi 61 from Asia 7 speak Spanish 13 from Africa 4 speak Arabic 12 from Europe 4 speak Bengali 8 from South America & Caribbean 3 speak Portuguese 5 from Canada & the United States 3 speak Russian 1 from Oceania 9 are children under 5 equally 9 are between 5 and 9 18 are between 10 and 19 17 are in their 20’s 15 are in their 30’s 12 are in their 40’s 50 would suffer from malnutrition 9 are in their 50’s 20 would be undernourished 6 are in their 60’s 1 would be dying of starvation 4 are in their 70’s 15 would be overweight 1 is over 79 On average, 1 person dies & 3 babies are 75 people would have some supply of born every year. food and a place to shelter them from the wind and the rain, but 25 would not. 33 would be Christian 18 would be Muslim 16 would be Hindu 6 would be Buddhist Sources: The Global Citizen, May 31, 1990, Donella H. Meadows, Hebei 1 would be Jewish University 2001, Zero Population Growth Seattle, Unheard Voices: Celebrating Cultures from the Developing World, Returning Peace Corps Volunteers of 11 would believe in other religions Madison Wisconsin, 1992 15 would be non-religious
  35. 35. It’s not fair.
  36. 36. “Roots creep underground everywhere & make a firm foundation. Shoots seem very weak, but to reach the light, they can break open brick walls. Imagine that the brick walls are all the problems we have inflicted on our planet. Hundreds of thousands of roots & shoots, hundreds of thousands of young people around the world, can break through these walls. We CAN change the world.” Jane Goodall
  37. 37. village THE GLOBAL challenge The Guidelines : 1. Choose a partner or trio to work with (think complementary gifts/talents as well as how well you can problem solve together) 2.Choose one statistic (a piece of information or data that can be represented as a number) from the global village that interests you 3.Think about how you could represent that statistic in a visually engaging way (think 3-D, you may NOT do a poster ... sorry already done !) 4.Create a visual of the global village statistic you have chosen. 5. Use this rubric to guide your work:
  38. 38. village THE GLOBAL challenge The Guidelines : 1. Choose a partner or trio to work with (think complementary gifts/talents as well as how well you can problem solve together) 2.Choose one statistic (a piece of information or data that can be represented as a number) from the global village that interests you 3.Think about how you could represent that statistic in a visually engaging way (think 3-D, you may NOT do a poster ... sorry already done !) 4.Create a visual of the global village statistic you have chosen. 5. Use this rubric to guide your work:
  39. 39. 4 3 2 1 Visual shows much care, Visual shows care, thoughtfulness & Visual shows some care, Visual shows little care, thoughtfulness & is polished. an effort to polish. thoughtfulness & is finished. thoughtfulness & is not finished yet. Visual connects village statistic in a Visual connects village statistic with Visual makes some connection with Visual does not connect to the very meaningful & engaging way. some meaning & is engaging. the village statistic & at times is village statistic yet & could be engaging. engaging if it was finished ! Time was totally used wisely. Time was mostly used wisely. Time was mostly not used wisely. Time was not used wisely.
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