Lesson Plan

Grades 6-8, 9-12

Power of the Pyramids (Canada)

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30 minutes

SUBJECTS: Math, Science, Social Studies

TOPICS: International Comparisons, Population Pyramids

Resource Overview

Students construct and interpret population pyramids and discuss differences in population growth rates among several different countries, including Canada.

Canadian population pyramid shows the age-sex distribution of the population of Canada in 2018

Features of This Resource

  • Includes Canada’s population pyramid
  • Students use real-world demographic data
  • Lesson compares Canadian age diagrams with other countries’

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This lesson plan must be purchased as part of a lesson packet or as part of a full curriculum that is available in our store.

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