Lesson Plan

Standard of Living Comparisons - History/Geography 10

This lesson will expose Grade 10 students to current economic and social data on various countries around the world. The students will use the data to make comparative statements regarding Canada’s place in the world. A mapping activity will give the students a visual display of the distribution of wealth in the world.

Students will become familiar with the diverse range of standards of living around the world, and attempt to offer solutions to the problem of the unequal distribution of wealth worldwide.

Download Lesson Plans

  • Student Hand-outs