Fully illustrated and complete topic lessons about Geography that feature assessment tasks, student worksheets, extension activities and extensive teacher’s notes. Each title contains a CD of five separate slide sets, with each set containing between 20-30 individual slides. Worksheets are available on the CD as well as in a hard copy version.
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People and Resources
Examines issues to do with population change, and how growth is generally having a negative impact - both on human access to natural resources and their future supply. Topics examined include the factors that influence population change; population predictions for the year 2050; why the world's population is ageing; the causes and impacts of urbanisation; problems with feeding the world's people; the importance of sea foods to human society; threats to this industry and the controversy over whale harvesting. Australia and world statistics are provided for student analysis.
1. Population change and growth
2. Urbanisation and resource use
3. Managing our water resources
4. World food supplies
5. Global patterns in fishing