Today we worked in our expert groups. In your main groups you were assigned to be in a specific expert group. Today you worked with your expert group and were assigned a small section of the Key Issue you were initially assigned. For Thursday's class make sure you have your specific section completed to present to your expert group.
We are currently working on building websites for the next chapter... MIGRATION. I have acquired the pro features for the websites and because of this you can now add more than just the 5 pages many of you had discovered you had been limited to. You can also add audio files, video, and embedded documents into the pages (make sure to only add non-copyright material
Today we looked at the problems facing Japan as they find their population in decline and women taking on a greater role in society which is partially leading to the decline in births. As you can see by the population pyramid on the left, Japan's pyramid is narrowing at the bottom... directly opposite to India's population pyramid. What stage would you believe Japan and India is in according to the demographic transition model? If you were absent complete the Japan worksheet in the World in the Balance packet. Further reading needed to answer the questions can be found HERE and HERE and HERE