Unit 2 - Human Geography


    
 




1
February 22nd
  1. CBC Online News Journal

2. What is Human Geography?

3. Activity: Defining Overpopulation 

4. Class Discussion: Is the world really overpopulated? Is Canada overpopulated? (~ 20 min.)

Map of the World - Population Density

5. Textbook Work: Read pages 168 - 176. Answer questions 1, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9 & 10 on pages 175 - 176. Define all bolded terms.Please have this completed by Day #3 of this unit.

6. Video: Human Systems (23 min.)

 
 

2
February 25th
  1. CBC Online News Journal

2. Video: 7 Billion People: Everybody Relax! 

3. 7 Billion People and you: What's your number?

 

6. Demographic Vocabulary

 
 


3

  1. CBC Online News Journal

2. Video:The Demographic Transition Model

Demographic Transition Model

3. PPT: Population Calculations (student worksheet)

4. Demographics - Calculation Charts

5. Visit this website for comparing countries demographic data

 
 




4
  1. CBC Online News Journal  
 

3. Homework Check (textbook work) 




 
 



5
  1. CBC Online News Journal 
 

Population Pyramids


 
 







 6
  1. CBC Online News Journal 
 
 
 

7
March 4th
  1. CBC Online News Journal 
 
2. Take up Canada's Population Pyramids Activity
 
3. PPT: Population Density and Canada (student worksheet)


 
 
 


8

 1. CBC Online News Journal 

 
 
 

9
  1. CBC Online News Journal 

2. Quiz: Demography (30 min.)

3. Continue working on Population worksheets from days 8 & 9. (Must be completed by tomorrow's class)

 
 


10
  1. CBC Online News Journal 

2. Introduce: Isodemographic Map of Canada (DUE: Day # 15)

Check out this awesome link that shows many other isodemographic maps on a variety of topics - World Mapper

 
 11  1. CBC Online News Journal

2. Work Period: Isodemographic Map of Canada

 


 12
March 18th
  1. CBC Online News Journal

2. 
Work Period: Isodemographic Map of Canada

3. Homework Assignment: Immigrant Interview Activity (please have done for Day #14)
 
 

13

  1CBC Online News Journal

2. Census 2011: Count Yourself In.

3. Link: Census shows new face of Canadian Families

4. Migration within Canada

 
 


14
  1. CBC Online News Journal

2. PPT: Population Density and Immigration Patterns in Canada

3. Video: Closing Doors: Canada's Immigration Controversy (20 min.)

YouTube Video


Video: Strangers at the Door (student worksheet) (28 min.)

 
 


15
  Isodemographic Maps are DUE TODAY 

1. CBC Online News Journal

2. Article: Canada has higher proportion of seniors than ever before. 

3. Video: Visible Minorities and Canada's Demographic Shift (2 min.)

YouTube Video

4. Class Activity: Canadian Immigration Simulation Activity  

 
 

16
  LIBRARY TODAY

1. CBC Online News Journal

2. Canadian Citizenship Test 

3. Article and Questions: "Knowing the Neighbours"

 
 
17
March 25th
  1. CBC Online News Journal

2. Article and Video: Changing Canada's Immigration Rules  (20 min.)

3. Worksheet: Ethnicity Canada  

 
 

18

  1. CBC Online News Journal

2. PPT: Canada's Aboriginal Peoples (student worksheet)

3.  First Nations of Canada Worksheet 

4. Textbook Work: Pages 177 - 185. Answer questions 1 - 4, 8 - 10 on pages 184 - 185 (Please have completed by tomorrow's class)

 
 



19
  1. CBC Online News Journal 

2. Video: The Invisible People - A History of the Algonquin People of Quebec (93 min.) (student worksheet)

 
 

20
 1. CBC Online News Journal

2. Return Isodemographic Maps of Canada

 
4. Take and discuss video responses. 

 
 

21
April 2nd
  1. CBC Online News Journal

2. Types of Urban Land Uses

Text2Mindmap.com

 
 

22
April 3rd
  1. Unit 3 Test - Human Geography (90 marks)

Multiple Choice   - 25 marks                                                                       

Population Pyramids and Statistics  - 25 marks                                       

Matching (Terms and definitions) - 20 marks                                             

Short Answer Questions (Based on videos watched in class)                                                           20 marks