Why is David an orphan?

As part of my independent learning drive I returned to the old favourite- the mystery task. This was based around the orphan David in Botswana, the aim was to enable students to consider factors that had influenced birth and death rates, and as a result population structure, within the country.

The resources I used can be downloaded here.

Presentation evidence 1mb pptx
Mystery Task 35kb doc
Follow-up questions 128kb docx
Support cloze passage 18kb docx

We ended the lesson with the legend that is…

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  1. Kevin
    Posted February 17, 2013 at 8:22 pm | Permalink

    Fantastic as ever Tony – thank you so much for making the effort to post your excellent resources for others to use – I will use next year for adjusted Edexcel B course which has a particular focus on sub-Saharan Africa

  2. Tony_Cassidy
    Posted February 17, 2013 at 10:15 pm | Permalink

    Thanks- it seemed to work well.

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