Globalization: An Introduction


Film: “The End of Poverty”

  • Large world map/globe/Google Earth
  • Internet Access - for research
  • The End of Poverty? – Video (available on Netflix or at your local video store)

Artifact Box

(Some of the materials included require a basic knowledge of French):

  1. Pop can box
  2. Pop can car
  3. Pop can airplane
  4. Toy doll
  5. Toy bus
  6. Sous verre painting
  7. Sand paintings
  8. English and French workbooks
  9. A People’s History of American Empire – A Graphic Adaptation
  10. Histoire Du Senegal: Le Senegal Et Leopold Sedar Senghor
  11. Saint Louis sugar cubes & French Cultural Center programs
  12. Le Senegal children’s book
  13. CD’s of Senegalese artists
  14. Bamako video
  15. Magazines
  16. Toy Eiffel Tower & toy elephant
  17. Post cards
  18. Wolof books
  19. Photographs
  20. ENDA Tiers Monde Pamphlets

Additional teacher resources

  • Rethinking Globalization: Teaching for Justice in an Unjust World edited by Bill Bigelow & Bob Peterson
  • The Line Between Us: Teaching About the Border and Mexican Immigration by Bill Bigelow