An incredible way to look at the distribution of people over the earth. It's scary and awesome at the same time. And it's bizarre that New Jersey got mentioned! We have a densely populated state, but where I live, in central/south New Jersey, it is full of open space. We have land between villages and towns. Hmm. Hard to grasp.
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How a High School Teacher Is 'Gamifying' World News
A great introductory activity to do in a law, civics or government class. Students have to create rules and laws for a new society. A good opportunity for teachers to assess students' writing abilities as well as critical thinking. Free!