Population Density: Whew, That’s Close!

GeoSTEM
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will calculate population density of different countries and realize that there is a large spread between the lowest and highest statistics.
Author: 
Michael Baron
Grade Range: 
6
Duration: 
1-2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information
9: The characteristics, distribution and migration of human populations