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Human Ecology: How it Relates to Population
Ninth graders are introduced to the concept of population. In groups, they research the problems associated with overpopulation and underpopulation. They practice calculating birth and death rates and discus how they can be used to describe a country.
9th Science 3 Views 18 Downloads
Population Needs vs. Population Deeds
Middle schoolers examine the recent population explosion of the world. After watching a demonstration on closed systems, they identify the role humans have on the depletion of natural resources and lowering the standard of living. To end the lesson, they watch video segments of "The Earth at Risk" series and discuss.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 4 Views 20 Downloads
In this populations instructional activity, students review characteristics of populations, population growth, exponential and logistic growth, and limiting factors. This instructional activity has 2 graphic organizers, 6 multiple choice, 30 short answer, and 20 fill in the blank questions.
9th - Higher Ed Science 33 Views 187 Downloads
East Asia: Population Facts and Figures
Students examine population information from East Asian countries. Using a specified website, pupils explore the population of China, Japan, North Korea and South Korea. Classmates examine the population density compared to the world's total population.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 6 Views 22 Downloads
How Does Your Population Grown?
Do you know how the population has grown of your community? Can you predict the population over the next half century? Can we find an algebraic model that matches our data? These along with many more questions can be researched by learners through the use of internet resources.
8th - 11th Math 3 Views 15 Downloads
Populations- The Survival of the Fittest
Students examine the ways that populations become diverse and how mutation changes the diversity of a population. In this exploratory lesson students study natural selection by completing a lab activity and discussing what they learned.
7th - 12th Science 8 Views 26 Downloads
A Look at the Population Density of the United States
Students acquire census information and create maps of the population density of the United States on different scales. They role play the roles of workers of a retail company and they use the population data to market to their customers.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 13 Views 36 Downloads
Population Change in Vermont, 1990-2000
Students improve their mapping skills and knowledge about population distribution and change in Vermont at the county level. They are divided into groups of two or four. Each group is given two county base maps and the population change chart.
4th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Population Growth and Urban Planning
Young scholars discuss the following terms and their definitions: zero population growth, population density, demographics, urban sprawl, census, immigration, migration, infrastructure, population booms, megacities, birthrate, death rate, fertility rate (FR), growth rate, natural increase, and net increase.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 23 Downloads
Young scholars examine world population density and population distribution. They create pie charts showing population distribution and analyze population patterns in the United States and major regions of the world. They identify factors/features that affect these patterns.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 12 Views 62 Downloads
Young scholars explore biological impact by completing a worksheet in class. In this animal population instructional activity, students utilize river rocks and jars to conduct a coqui frog population role play activity. Young scholars define a list of amphibian related vocabulary terms before completing a frog population worksheet in class.
2nd - 4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
As Populations Age, a Chance for Younger Nations
In this geography skills worksheet, students read a 4-page article titled "As Populations Age, a Chance for Younger Nations." Students then respond to 4 short answer questions based on the content of the article.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 10 Views 104 Downloads
Model UN Simulation on Population Control Policies
Learners participate in a Model UN Simulation Activity in which they take the role of country delegates and NGO representatives in an attempt to develop and debate resolutions that seek to provide remedies to the problems of over-population.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads