Lesson Plan

Grades 6-8, 9-12

Dinner for the World

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45 minutes

SUBJECTS: Social Studies

TOPICS: Food & Hunger, International Comparisons, Wealth & Poverty

Resource Overview

Students participate in a luncheon simulation where they represent the citizen of a low-, middle-, or high-income country and must abide by the limitations of their country’s economic status.

Students will be able to:
  • Analyze and discuss global inequities in the distribution of food and wealth.
  • Differentiate between high, middle, or low-income countries.
  • Express their values as they respond to the global distribution of population, wealth, and food.
Different vegetables in serving dishes.

Features of This Resource

  • SEL core competency of social awareness – students take the perspective of and empathize with others, including those from diverse backgrounds and cultures
  • Great lesson plan for social economics
  • Students will compare and contrast GNU of LDC and MDC countries and what that means for food security

How Do I Get This Lesson Plan?

This lesson plan must be purchased as part of a lesson packet or as part of a full curriculum that is available in our store.

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