2008-9 A.P. E.S.
Populations Schedule

Schedule Dates

State Standards / Objectives


Instructional Activities

Nov 24 (Mon)

PLC Mon

1 - 6

 

1) Ch 8 Vocab & Concepts
2) Begin Survivorship Curves Activity

Homework: Please print out obituary records from cemeteries with people born since 1900. We need you to have 100 obituaries (name, date of birth, date of death) for the lab on Wednesday

Nov 26 (Wed)

2,4,6

  1) Ch 8 concepts
2) Survivorship Curves Lab using real obituaries from US cemeteries

Dec 1 (Mon)

PLC Mon

1-6

 

1) Ch 8 concepts presented
2) Survivorship Curves Lab finished and questions answered in class
3) Kaibob Plateau

Homework: Ch 8 Outline

Dec 3 (Wed)

2,4,6

 

1) Population problems
2) Grade FRQ's from Unit 2

Homework: Study for Ch 8 Vocab Test (quia.com practice test) & Work Population Problems (pop quiz on problems?)

Dec 5 (Fri)

2,4,6

 

1) Vocabulary Quiz for Ch 8
2) "Pop" quiz for population problems
3) Finish Ch 8 content discussion
4) Ch 9 Vocab & Concepts

Homework: Ch 8 Take Home Test Due Monday

Dec 8 (Mon)

1,3,5

 

1) Grade Take Home in class
2) Ch 9 presentations

Homework: Read & outline 1st 10 pages of ch 9

Dec 10 (Wed)

min day

 

1) Compare & contrast 6 countries' age structure diagrams.
2) How important is curbing population growth discussion.

Homework: Age Structure diagram on back of ch 9 concepts

Dec 12 (Fri)

1,3,5

 

1) Age structure diagram questions due (beginning of period)
2) Discussion of Ch 9 population growth
3) Movie on Family Planning and World Religions
4) Writing a paper on YOUR plan to curb human population.

Homework: Part C of Hum. Pop. Control Paper--bring 10 ideas to "put on the table"

Dec 15

PLC Monday

1-6

 

1) Ideas of population control listed and discussed.
2) Rubric for writing population control paper discussed.

Homework: Write Population Control Paper (use rubric for evaluation) See suggestion from period 2, period 4, period 6

   

1) Peer evaluate population papers
2) Group consensus top 3
3) Class top three determined

Homework: Ch 9 Take Home Test due Friday