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Activity Description of "Human Population Study"

Title Human Population Study
Audience Grades 9-12
Abstract In this activity students analyze local obituary postings to draw conclusions about local population demographics (especially mean life expectancy and survivorship). Students graph their results.
Author Steven Brown
Email aesbrown@mail.usa.net
Unifying Concept Change, constancy, and measurement
Science and Technology Understandings about science and technology
Science as Inquiry Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry
History and Nature of Science Historical perspectives
Science in Personal and Social PerspectivesPersonal and community health
Life, Physical, Earth Sciences Populations and ecosystems
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