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Globalization in the Classroom Kelly Kidd EDIM 510 Wilkes University http://player.discoveryeducation.com/index.cfm?guidAs...
What is globalization? Process by which the  experience  of everyday life, marked by the  diffusion  of commodities and id...
Why is globalization necessary for success? <ul><li>Builds an  awareness  of other cultures </li></ul><ul><li>Become  know...
Where do we start? “Without a solid grasp of what’s happening in their  own   backyards , students have difficulty underst...
Resources for Teaching Globalization 1.  Global Schoolhouse 2.  Google Earth 3.  Free Rice 4.  Global Education 5.  Global...
More Resources for Teaching Globalization 6.  epals 7.  iEarn 8.  Globe 9.  Think Quest 10.  Kidlink http://www.flickr.com...
Sources <ul><li>Answers.com. (2010). Retrieved from http://www.answers.com/topic/globalization   </li></ul><ul><li>Noon, D...
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  1. 1. Globalization in the Classroom Kelly Kidd EDIM 510 Wilkes University http://player.discoveryeducation.com/index.cfm?guidAssetId=394C4B5E-1F5B-4326-AB9D-A765AD9861FC&blnFromSearch=1&productcode=US
  2. 2. What is globalization? Process by which the experience of everyday life, marked by the diffusion of commodities and ideas, is becoming standardized around the world. from Britannica Concise Encyclopedia http://www.flickr.com/photos/restlessglobetrotter/2513014001/
  3. 3. Why is globalization necessary for success? <ul><li>Builds an awareness of other cultures </li></ul><ul><li>Become knowledgeable about the world </li></ul><ul><li>Makes connections with other cultures </li></ul><ul><li>Able to communicate in other languages </li></ul><ul><li>Become informed and active about </li></ul><ul><li>decisions and problems that impact the </li></ul><ul><li>global community </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/14886702@N05/1554086730/
  4. 4. Where do we start? “Without a solid grasp of what’s happening in their own backyards , students have difficulty understanding the wider world . It is my hope that learning to care about, and take responsibility for what happens in our own communities , will encourage an ethic of care that extends out to the whole world .” from Tell the Raven by Doug Noon
  5. 5. Resources for Teaching Globalization 1. Global Schoolhouse 2. Google Earth 3. Free Rice 4. Global Education 5. Global Collaborative Projects for Students http://www.flickr.com/send?photo=512114949
  6. 6. More Resources for Teaching Globalization 6. epals 7. iEarn 8. Globe 9. Think Quest 10. Kidlink http://www.flickr.com/photos/angelgb81/2255816387/
  7. 7. Sources <ul><li>Answers.com. (2010). Retrieved from http://www.answers.com/topic/globalization </li></ul><ul><li>Noon, D. (2007, September 6). Tell the raven. Retrieved from http://www.tellraven.us/denali/ </li></ul><ul><li>University of virginia, curry school of education . (2007). Retrieved from http://teach.virginia.edu/about-curry-mainmenu-27/globalization </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/marcokalmann/237892678/

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