Population vocabulary presentation

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  • I really enjoyed your presentation. I like the visuals that go with the definitions. I could see where students would enjoy the vocabulary presentations. I think this a great way to engage visual learners!
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  • Great!I think It's not only effective to teach population vocabulary,but also to evoke discussions on population issue, especially those pictures.
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  • I think this is a great way to visualize the vocabulary you want the students to know. This will definitely help the kids with alternative learning styles
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  • Good tool perhaps for students to review key information for a unit on this topic. I liked the comics.
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  • Thanks ladies :) I have used this in my classroom and students are generally very responsive to vocabulary presentations.
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Population vocabulary presentation

  1. 1. Vocabulary Exploration<br />What is population?<br />
  2. 2. Population<br />the number of people in a country or region <br />
  3. 3. Census<br />an official count of population <br />
  4. 4. Carrying Capacity <br />the number of people who can be supported at a sustainable level in an area with given resources and technology <br />
  5. 5. Birth Rate <br />the yearly number of births per 1,000 people <br />
  6. 6. Infant Mortality <br />the annual number of deaths to infants under one year of age per 1,000 live births given in a year<br />
  7. 7. Death Rate <br />the yearly number of deaths per 1,000 people <br />
  8. 8. Life Expectancy <br />the average number of years someone is expected to live based on current health trends<br />
  9. 9. Exponential Growth <br />a growth pattern in which numbers double (multiplied by 2)<br />
  10. 10. Zero Population Growth <br />when a population is stable, neither growing nor decreasing – Globally, this would occur when the birth rate and death rate are the same<br />
  11. 11. More Developed Countries <br />Countries with greater overall wealth. These countries tend to be more industrialized, bringing in money from producing goods and services. <br />
  12. 12. Less Developed Countries <br />poorer countries that do not manufacture as many of their goods as more developed countries <br />
  13. 13. Sanitation<br />the prevention of disease and promotion of good hygiene by maintaining clean conditions and safe drinking water <br />
  14. 14. Modern Medicine <br />the art and science of healing<br />
  15. 15. Standard of Living <br />how well off a person or country is<br />
  16. 16. Migration<br />the movement of humans from one location to another <br />
  17. 17. Population Density <br />the concentration of people within a specific portion of a defined area<br />
  18. 18. Literacy Rate <br />the number of people in a country who can read and write.<br />

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