Question mark on the Earth for a quiz on population trends and events
A pre-test/post-test quiz designed to give students an overview of world population trends and the consequences of...
Students construct and interpret population pyramids and discuss differences in population growth rates among several different countries....
Map of world showing global population size in 1523; From 'World Population' video
Students watch the video, World Population, and analyze trends in population change over the last 2,000 years....
Acting as residents of five major regions of the world, students compare various statistics that affect people’s...
Students reaching for poker chips in Tragedy of the Commons simulation
In a simulation, students desiring to draw renewable resources from a common pool determine short-term consumption strategies...
Spanish/English lessons for 6 - 12th grade teachers cover sustainability and population change
Cartogram map of global population
This lesson plans linked below accompany the World Population Map, a population cartogram. Population Squared is an...
Packet of 2024 Earth Day lesson plans for 9th – 12th grades. Free to download! The 2024...

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