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Population Censuses and Projections <ul><li>Do Now! </li></ul><ul><li>Collect a laptop and log on to the network </li></ul...
What you need to know <ul><li>What a population census is </li></ul><ul><li>Who uses population censuses and why </li></ul...
Population Censuses <ul><li>Read Akshar’s page </li></ul><ul><li>Search google for UK census 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Go to ...
Population Projections <ul><li>Search in youtube for population projections and watch the video titled ‘America for Sale’ ...
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Population Censuses and Projections

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Population Censuses and Projections

  1. 1. Population Censuses and Projections <ul><li>Do Now! </li></ul><ul><li>Collect a laptop and log on to the network </li></ul><ul><li>Log into our class site </li></ul><ul><li>Check the unit 2 assessments page </li></ul><ul><li>When is your major assessment and what is it on? </li></ul>
  2. 2. What you need to know <ul><li>What a population census is </li></ul><ul><li>Who uses population censuses and why </li></ul><ul><li>The problems faced by those conducting censuses in certain parts of the world </li></ul><ul><li>What a population projection is </li></ul><ul><li>Who uses population projections and why </li></ul>
  3. 3. Population Censuses <ul><li>Read Akshar’s page </li></ul><ul><li>Search google for UK census 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Go to 2011 census content </li></ul><ul><li>Go to 2009 Test questionnaire </li></ul><ul><li>Download 2009 test questionnaire for England </li></ul><ul><li>What are the 3 sections each about? </li></ul><ul><li>What do they want to know about people’s houses? </li></ul><ul><li>What do they want to know about the people who live in the house? </li></ul><ul><li>What do they want to know about visitors? </li></ul><ul><li>In the search box type ‘why do we have a census?’ </li></ul>
  4. 4. Population Projections <ul><li>Search in youtube for population projections and watch the video titled ‘America for Sale’ </li></ul><ul><li>Search in google for UN population projections </li></ul><ul><li>Go to geographyalltheway.com and then select IB geography>resources>population and resources>population projections and then launch the movie on the pages starter activity (while it loads up do 4. </li></ul><ul><li>Select UN population division homepage and then select world population prospects 2008 revision (in left hand navigation pane) </li></ul><ul><li>Select UN population division homepage and then select world population prospects 2008 revision (in left hand navigation pane) </li></ul><ul><li>Go back to the animated video (that should have loaded by now) and compare and contrast population projections of various parts of the world. Change birth rates and see what happens. </li></ul><ul><li>Go back to Akshar’s page and look at the UN graph he included. </li></ul><ul><li>Now comment on his page (offer advice about how to get a better grade using the rubric) Select UN population division homepage and then select world population prospects 2008 revision (in left hand navigation pane) </li></ul>

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