Teacher Resources, Lessons, Plans, Activities
7 Billion: Where do you Stand? (E, S) Students articulate their thoughts about ethical issues related to population reaching seven billion and consider the opinions of their classmates. Download PDF A Quick Trip to 7 Billion: Exploring the Timeline (P, S, E) Through group discussion and individual work, students explore how the events of our past have contributed to a world of 7 billion. (A companion activity to “A Quick Trip to 7 Billion” poster) Download PDF A Quick Trip to 7 Billion: Where Do We Grow From Here? A Report Card for the Planet (P, S, E) Students use the poster, “A Quick Trip to 7 Billion,” to examine changes in human well-being and environmental health over the past 200 years, and then discuss what the changes mean for our global family. Climbing the Ladder (S) Students explore global poverty issues by comparing economic indicators with fertility rates of individual countries, and researching progress towards the U.N.
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