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Interpret a chart or map of population characteristics of the early United States (i.e., density, distribution, and regional growth). 8.3.7


Links verified 4/9/2013


  1. Interpret Data
    1. Data Picking - Students collect data, enter tally marks or numbers and then select which graph is appropriate. This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
    2. Interpreting Data with a Random Ball-Picking Machine - experiment with a random generator at a BBC site to collect data to make decisions about probability. This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
      1. After you finish working through the ball-picking activity, take a ten-question probability quiz This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
    3. Interpreting Data - multiple-choice quiz from Glencoe math [5 questions] This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
    4. Overview of a Bar Graph by Nicole Carroll followed by a practice quiz This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding [Use for remediation, designed for grade 4]
    5. Overview of a Line Graph by Nicole Carroll followed by a practice quiz This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding [Use for remediation, designed for grade 4]
    6. Play Ball - collect data to put on a picture graph This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
    7. Reading Charts and Graphs - compare types of information shown in different kinds of charts
  2. Population Country Ranks - find rankings for a variety of demographic concepts
  3. Population Density
    1. Animated Map - human population growth through history
    2. Continental Population Density Maps, 1995 - (click on thumbnail image for full size maps)
    3. Population density - (persons per sq km) - A listing of locations ranked from greatest density to least density
    4. Population Density on World Maps - Wikipedia article with several maps
    5. Summary Demographic Data - This page allows you to obtain summary demographic data and population pyramids for one country.
    6. Where People Live on Planet Earth - a color-coded map produced from populations estimates made for 1994. (click the map for a larger version)
  4. Population Growth Rate
    1. Human Population: 2006 Data Sheet - a thirteen-page document.An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format
    2. Population growth rate - a list of countries ordered from the highest growth rate to the lowest
    3. A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessonsPopulation Growth Rate - a learning module from the World Bank Group
    4. A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessonsPopulation Growth Rate Teaching Activities (with answers) - a learning module from the World Bank Group



A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons site for teachers | A PowerPoint show related to this standard PowerPoint show | An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format Acrobat document | A Microsoft Word document to be downloaded Word document | This interactive site would work well on an interactive whiteboard whiteboard resource | This resource includes voice instructions for students sound | A video is available through this link video format | This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data interactive lesson | This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding a quiz | A lesson plan can be found at this site lesson plan | This link includes something for the teacher to print to print

 

 

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