We found 41 resources with the keyterm demographics
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
Young scholars 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
Students 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. ...
Sports Franchises: The Demographic DimensionLesson Planet
4th - 12th
Students 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.