Written by David Smith & Illustrated by Shelagh Armstrong
Welcome to the companion website
to David Smith's If the World Were a Village. This site provides links to
additional population and global information, interactive
activities for your enjoyment, and updates to the data
found in the book (there are no updates at present).
David Smith talk about the story behind the book »
trailers like this about each of the books from the CitizenKid series »
"Ending World Waste, A Conversation With Three
Environmental Activists" took place at Stanfords Map and Book Store in
Long Acre, adjacent to Covent Garden, the evening of Monday, September 1.
Presenters included David Smith, who spoke and signed copies of If The
World Were A Village. See a video clip of David Smith discussing the
story behind If The World Were A Village by clicking
The animation of If the World Were a
Village is available as a DVD or as a VHS tape, in English or in
French, at reasonable prices.
To see a clip from the video, please click here.
Order From Amazon:
If the World Were a Village
(DVD in English)
Si el Mundo fuera una aldea
(video in Spanish)
Si le monde etait un vilage
(video in French)
Other sources for the DVD:
A Math teacher at a charter school in Michigan is using "If The World Were A Village"
for all kinds of activities and extensions. Read
Here about her plan, her lessons, her students' reactions.