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Grade 8 Geography Strand B – Global Inequalities: Economic Development and Quality of Life



Total Pages: 300 pages
Answer Key: Included with rubric
Teaching Duration: N/A
File Size: 67 MB
File Type: PDF

Grade 8 Geography Strand B – Global Inequalities: Economic Development and Quality of Life

Explore Economic Development and Quality of Life in this Grade 8 Geography Strand B Unit. Unlock the potential of your grade 8 geography lessons with this comprehensive resource designed specifically for the Ontario Curriculum. This invaluable resource equips you with 17 in-depth lessons, empowering your students to delve into how economic development and quality of life are related. This will make teaching Grade 8 Geography Strand B easier.

  • Curriculum Alignment: Aligned with the Ontario Social Studies Curriculum 2023 Grade 8 Geography Strand B.
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Lesson Overview:

  1. Examining Quality of Life
  2. Geographic Inequalities Vocabulary
  3. Quality of Life Indicators
  4. Scatter Graphs
  5. Millennium Development Goals
  6. Quality of Life Research Presentation
  7. Population Pyramids
  8. Interrelationships
  9. Mid-Unit Test
  10. Media and Quality of Life
  11. Quality of Life Inquiry
  12. Economic Systems
  13. Economic Sectors
  14. Economic Systems and Sectors Quiz
  15. Economic Development Factors
  16. Global Wealth Distribution
  17. Unit Test

Do you have students working below grade level? Check out this modified unit – Grade 8 Geography Strand B Modified Unit that compliments this bundle.

Resource Includes:

  • 17 Engaging Lessons: Each lesson is thoughtfully crafted to keep your students excited and eager to learn about the world around them.
  • MP3 Audio Files: Foster an in-depth learning experience with audio files that reinforces key concepts.
  • Daily Lesson Plans: Stay organized and on track with easy-to-follow lesson plans, saving you valuable time in preparation.
  • Student Choice: Empower your students to take charge of their learning with opportunities for choice and exploration.
  • Differentiated Tasks: Address diverse learning needs in your classroom with tailored activities.
  • Inquiry Learning: Encourage critical thinking and investigation skills through captivating inquiry-based activities.
  • Graphic Organizers: Visual aids that help students better understand complex topics and organize their thoughts.
  • Summative Assessment: Evaluate your students’ progress effectively with comprehensive summative assessments.
  • Assessment Rubrics: Clear and detailed rubrics for hassle-free grading and feedback.
  • Answer Keys: Conveniently access answers to save time and maintain accuracy during grading.
  • Google Slides™ of Student Pages: Seamlessly integrate this resource into online learning environments like Google Classroom for enhanced accessibility and convenience.
  • Individual PDFs of Student Pages for Google Classroom™: Seamlessly transition to online learning by posting individual PDFs for easy access and submission.

Teacher Feedback

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  2. “Fantastic Resource. Students enjoyed working through the unit. Admitted that they LOVED Geography this way.”
  3. “My grade 8s loved this unit. The lessons are easy to digest, engaging and connected to the curriculum. Couldn’t ask for more!”
  4. “Another phenomenal Geography unit! This purchase includes so many great activities, including activities connected to interesting videos. These activities and videos created deep, critical thinking from my students and they were eager to share their options and dig deep to learn more on specific issues they connected with individually.”
  5. “This unit is fantastic! It’s user-friendly for those of us who do not have much background knowledge or experience in teaching Geography. I found the lessons so informative, interesting and engaging! I used to dread teaching this but this unit has helped immensely!”

Empower your students with a deeper understanding of economic development, quality of life, and the connections between the two topics. Enrich your classroom with these meticulously designed lessons that foster critical thinking, collaboration, and analytical skills.

Notes: Regular and reliable internet is required for this unit. Research is not included for inquiry stations. Students must gather the research themselves from a textbook, non-fiction books, or online sources. This resource is not editable.

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