We found 51 resources with the concept demographics
Foreign-Born Population 1850-2010Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIf America is a nation of immigrants, where are they from and why did they come? Demographic data and interactive maps help pupils consider answers to these questions by examining the statistics of foreign-born Americans. Features allow...
2010 AP® Human Geography Free-Response QuestionsLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Economics and demographics—how are they related? A set of questions from the College Board explore complex ideas such as how the location of raw goods drive the economics of where industries develop and what dynamics weaken or strengthen...
Why China Ended its One-Child PolicyLesson Planet
12 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Was China's one-child policy a good idea? Historians analyze the country's one-child policy in place for more than 40 years. They view a short video explaining the revocation of the one-child rule and what it means for the future of the...
Online Advertising: Crash Course Media LiteracyLesson Planet
11 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Ever notice how that pair of shoes you looked at online last week seems to be following you? Introduce young consumers to the world of online advertising with a well-written, media literacy video, part of an ongoing series. Viewers...
Ancient History Math MysteryLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Through several organized and attractive worksheets, your learners will make a deduction about tally marks and hieroglyphics to determine what they represent in the ancient numeral system. This is a well-designed, interdisciplinary...
Tools of the Trade: The Use of Geographic ToolsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
High schoolers examine the tools of demographic analysis and apply them to real-world situations. They analyze maps, define terminology, and write an information paper for the appropriate government agency to recommend an action or...
Re-Presenting Race in the Digital AgeLesson Planet
8th - 10th
Teen-aged scientists analyze a graphic organizer of how trash is removed from New York City and then answer standard questions about a graph and a diagram. Resources are mentioned, but there are no links to these resources, so you will...
A Country’s Shape Is More Than Its BordersLesson Planet
7th - 12th
In this geography skills worksheet, students read an article and examine graphs about population prior to answering 13 short answer questions and 10 multiple choice questions. Students then respond to the writing prompt about population.
Examine Your State Government's DemographicsLesson Planet
8th - 11th
How is your state government organized? How many elected officials are women? What is the mean age of your state representatives? Young scholars answer these questions in a research project before creating a chart to reflect their...
Distribution of children living at homeLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Students use E-STAT to examine demographics. In this social demographics instructional activity, students use statistical data to determine if a particular family is in need of assistance. Students will discuss social and educational...
Meeting the Needs of an Aging PopulationLesson Planet
7th - 10th
Learners examine population trends and predict how the age of the majority of Canadians will change 15 years from now in various geographic areas. They will gather statistical evidence that supports their projection. Learners will then...
Exploring the USA and the World with CartogramsLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students investigate cartograms in order to explore the different countries on Earth. In this world geography lesson, students use the Internet to analyze data on different cartograms. Students compare data, such as population density,...
Using Current Data for Graphing SkillsLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Young scholars graph demographic information. In this graphing lesson, students choose what type of graph to create and what information to display. Links to examples of graphs and statistical data are provided. The graphs are created on...
Demography and Services of Fairfax County, VirginiaLesson Planet
Twelfth graders are introduced to the demographics and services of Fairfax County, Virginia. In groups, they identify programs and services that should be supported by tax dollars and presnt them to the class in a PowerPoint presentation.
Utah at the Crossroads: Challenges for K-12 Education in the Coming Ten YearsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students discuss the difficulties in financing public education in Utah. They examine how Utah students perform on standardized tests. They focus on the coming enrollment boom in K-12 education and slowing economy and what effects these...
Who Lives In My Community: Local Demographics and GraphingLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Middle schoolers accss information from their local government agencies. They convert written data into a graphic form that shows changes in population over time. Pupils interpert data and draw conclusions about population changes in...
If the World Was a Village...Examining EthnocentrismLesson Planet
Seventh graders examine their own perceptions of world's people, compare those perceptions to real demographic data, provide definition and understanding of term "ethnocentrism," and examine their own ethnocentrism based on comparison of...
The Demographic Transition - A Contemporary Look at a Classic ModelLesson Planet
7th - 10th
Students examine classic demographic transition (DT) model, explain assumptions and limitations of model, construct graphs of contemporary demographic change, and explain contemporary demographic patterns in the context of the classic DT...
Social Studies: Where in the World Is the Adventure Team?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Learners play a game using demographic information to locate the adventure team. They develop a profile of the Federated States of Micronesia that includes information about its geography, population, government, economy, and culture. ...
Human Population Ecology: DemographyLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students describe the basic concepts of population demography. They collect a wide range of data from an online cemetery database including a variety of places across the U.S. They analyze factors that may have affected human demography...
Sports Franchises: The Demographic DimensionLesson Planet
4th - 12th
Learners examine how U.S. population patterns have changed over time. Using the growth of major league baseball to illustrate these patterns, students create maps, examine regional migration patterns, and make predictions for the future.