Ups and Downs of Population and Regions

Lesson Plan Content
In this lesson, students will learn how the elevation of land can directly relate to the population density of the region. Students will also practice the math skills of division and creating double-bar graphs.
Gale Olp Ekiss
Grade Range: 
1-2 class periods
Lesson Materials
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information
3: How to analyze the spatial organization of people places, and environments on Earth's surface
4: The physical and human characteristics of places
9: The characteristics, distribution and migration of human populations
18: How to apply geography to interpret the present and plan for the future