Most of the resources on this page have been identified by teachers while designing curriculum units connected to the concept of being an educated consumer, one who understands the differences between wants and needs.

Any language


Youtube site: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOuxJEPyqe8


Radio Head music video thats shows the extremes of the
world we live in, powerful visuals, song in English
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Et9RymBDmC4
Island Survival Activity Explained in English - could be adapted to focus on needs/wants

Clothing made in Bangladesh with consumers in other countries - in Spanish, but could probably be used for other languages without sound
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=d7aQInsH6cc#
Ads of the world
http://adsoftheworld.com
Material World - US/Mali/China
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/worldbalance/material.html

Too much stuff images:

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Image: http://argentinosencasa.com/?p=2996
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Chinese
The Other Side of Apple - This video was made by
IPE a non profit organization in China that has reported
their research over the last year on companies that do
not meet environmental and safety regulations.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XoMmrrLrvVQ








French

Votre lapin en chocolat a-t-il fait travailler un enfant

http://www.24heures.ch/actu/suisse/lapin-chocolat-fait-travailler-enfant-2009-04-01

Le chocolat belge fabriqué par des enfants-esclaves Près de 99,5 pc
du chocolat belge vendu dans les grandes surfaces
contient du cacao récolté par des enfants-esclaves, subtitled in French
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xed8mg_chocolat-au-gout-amer-du-travail-de_news
Long and short version of Made in France article from 1Jour1Actu

Article on compulsive shopping
http://www.labonnecopine.fr/article/Psycho/Se-decouvrir/La-fievre-acheteuse-je-lai_i533.html
Fièvre acheteuse - blog posting

La différence entre besoin et désir avec une activité
http://www.desjardins.com/fr/particuliers/clienteles/parents/enfant-primaire/gerer-revenus/difference-besoin-desir.jsp
Grocery Stores
http://www.auchan.fr
http://www.carrefour.fr
http://www.geantcasino.fr

Si le monde était un village (trailer)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DyeHiCoHggs
Si le monde était un village (statistics)
http://www.populationdata.net/index2.php?option=mondevillage

Smartex - Comment t'habilleras-tu dans le futur?


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asso-articho.blogspot.com

Site has several images. An image search under Rue de l'articho will give you several storefront images
from the book by that name. Rue de l'articho is an imaginary street.


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image: http://nannysecours.com/vie-de-famille/besoin-ou-desir/

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image: http://www.toupie.org/Textes/Besoin_desir.htm




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image: ressources.classe.free.fr
















Spanish

¿Qué compran los españoles? factors that influence buying
decisions of Spanish, several charts
http://www.prochile.cl/newsletters/2009/08_comercio_justo_espana_comportamiento_mercado.php
Activities for Spanish students on fair trade and consumerism

Explotación infantil - La historia de Yan, el niño al que obligaban a trabajar

Spot del Proyecto de Final de Carrera de Comunicación Social e Institucional
.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dJXozdBxDBs
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http://lapsiquiatradevida.blogspot.com/2011/09/shop-aholic-adiccion-las-compras.html
Several posters on being an educated consumer
http://www.profeco.gob.mx/educ_div/Cart_educ_cons.asp
Explanation with strong visuals for Freetrade
http://comerciojustopr.blogspot.com/2009/10/comercio-justo-que-es.html
Clothing made in Bangladesh with consumers in other countries
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=d7aQInsH6cc#!
Apple en China
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mUCLBIoJKtI
¿Donde se fabrica la ropa que compras?
http://www.madrimasd.org/blogs/sostenibilidad_responsabilidad_social/2011/05/29/131592
Consumidos



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w6F8GT7gSLY




Lyrics
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ssxM5sJAB1c&feature=player_embedded
Teaching suggestions: http://creativelanguageclass.wordpress.com/videos/latinoamerica/

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image: http://comerciojustopr.blogspot.com/2009/10/comercio-justo-que-es.html






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