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Can We Turn the Population Tide?<< Back to All
How are the issues of population growth, food, the environment and social policy connected? Using an interactive timeline, a television story and public data sets, students will explore how human population has changed over time and what the impacts of those changes are.
Environmental Studies, Geography, Social Studies
Computers with Internet access, student handout
- Students will understand how the world's population has increased since 500 B.C.
- Students will understand connections between policy, population growth, and resource management.
- Students will create and analyze a graph.
Population growth, human impact on the environment, family planning
Susan Dodge, M.S. Ed for Creative Curriculum