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Grade 8: Social Studies Unit 1 – Global Inequalities

  /  Grade 8: Social Studies Unit 1 – Global Inequalities


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The first unit in our Grade 8 Social Studies program is Global Inequalities: Economic Development and Quality of Life.

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This 76 page unit provides lessons on all of the following topics related to Global Inequalities:

  • What are Resources
  • What is an Economy
  • The World Economy
  • Industries
  • Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, and Quaternary Industries
  • Canada’s Trading Partners
  • Traditional, Market, Command, and Mixed Economies
  • Problems with Market Economies
  • Quality of Life
  • Spatial Distribution of Wealth
  • Global Development Issues
  • Non-Governmental Organizations
  • Improving Quality of Life

This unit of our Grade 8 Geography curriculum has been designed to correspond with the Complete Canadian Curriculum Grade 8 book.

Containing additional Geogrpahy exercises, we recommend that you purchase this book to accompany your Schoolio curriculum.

The Complete Canadian Curriculum Books can be found at: Costco, Wal-Mart, Amazon, Indigo or you can follow the direct link below to purchase.The cost of this book ranges from $15 to $19