Multimedia Resources


For background reading on population and carrying capacity, see...

  chapter 7 of our high school text, Exploring Global Issues

unit 2 of our supplemental high school text, It's All Connected

chapter 4 of our middle school text, Global Issues and Sustainable Solutions

week 5 of our Newspapers in Education articles

Population and Carrying Capacity

Here is a list of recommended resources for teaching and learning about human population growth and the earth's carrying capacity.

  • Elementary School Resources
  • Middle School Resources
  • High School Resources

Please contact us if you would like to suggest a resource or comment on any of these resources.


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