We found 40 resources with the concept human migration
Diasporas: The Great Geographic Dislocations of History
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe current population distribution throughout the world is largely based on geopolitical events that have forced groups of people to leave their homes forever. High schoolers learn more about the diasporas scattered around the world as...
Una Vida, Dos Países: Children and Youth (Back) in Mexico
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
What would you give up for an opportunity of a better life? Scholars investigate the experience of immigrating to the United States. Through video and first-hand accounts, they analyze the dangers, concerns, and fears that follow an...
How Long Will Human Impacts Last?
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
If aliens visit Earth a million years from now, what will they find? Explore the Anthropocene epoch with a hard-hitting video. Viewers examine the changes humankind has made to the planet, how these overshadow events of the past, and...
Why Human Ancestry Matters: Crash Course Big History #205
10 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Genetic variation makes for stronger species, but for a mammalian species, humans are disturbingly closely related. Help your class explore human ancestry and genealogy using the 15th video in a 16-part series. It describes how we became...
Migrations and Intensification: Crash Course Big History #7
14 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What happens when the earth reaches its carrying capacity of humans? As human populations grow, societies change from hunters and gatherers to agriculture to the industrial age and beyond. A video takes a global perspective of migration...
The Economics of Immigration
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Immigration is a topic that likely affects every member of your class, no matter how many generations of their families have been born in the United States. Learn about the reasons economists argue that immigration is ultimately helpful...
Push and Pull Factors and Human Rights
8th - Higher Ed CCSS: Designed
What factors might make a person want to emigrate from their home country? What factors might make a person want to immigrate to a new country? Class members study the various waves of immigration to the US, looking at data about the...
Pastoralists and Agrarians: Identifying Connections between Historical and Contemporary Migration
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Pastoralists and agrarians, livestock raisers and farmers. Using the conflict in Darfur as a lens, class members investigate the conflicts that arise when these groups are forced to migrate from one area to another.
Journey of Man: A Genetic Odyssey, Part 13 of 13
5 seconds 9th - 12th
This 13-part series concludes with the seemingly impossible idea that as few as four individuals populated South America. This theory is not fully explained, but there is a wonderful image-rich montage showcasing all the faces met along...