Urbanization in Asia

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This resource introduces students to an issue that has impacted hundreds of millions of people across Asia: urbanization and migration from rural to urban areas and from small towns and cities to “mega cities.” 

To access the full package, see the Teacher Resources section below or click on the Download as PDF button above.

This package includes:

  • launch activities
  • lesson challenges
  • briefing sheets with maps and graphs
  • a case study on China
  • all required activity and assessment sheets
  • image sets

These materials support the British Columbia (BC) Social Studies curriculum for Grade 6, which focuses on Global Issues and Governance. They were developed with support from the Critical Thinking Consortium.

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