Geography Teacher Resources

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For this world geography worksheet, students respond to 14 multiple choice questions based on their knowledge of the world's places and features. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
Students explore world geography by participating in a child care activity. In this child sponsor lesson, students discuss the devastating lifestyles forced upon underprivileged children overseas and what can be done to help them. Students raise funds for the underprivileged and write letters to the boys and girls.
Learners investigate the geography and agricultural products of the Midwestern United States. In this US geography lesson, students watch and discuss a video that depicts the Midwest of the US as the breadbasket of the country. They make billboards which advertise an agricultural product that would be associated with this part of the country.
While this video may be a little outdated, it does a great job covering each US region, states, and capitals. The young narrators provide the name of each state and capital and provide an informational state fact that can be used to remember the state names. New Jersey's nickname is the Garden State and Maryland is home of the Maryland Blue Crab. This clip covers the first two regions in the US.
Primaries are introduced to geography and how it is useful. They view photos of different places in the US, comparing them to their own region, explore maps and landscapes, and more. As a culminating activity, have small groups plan a skit, or design a booklet or other presentation about the town that they live in. The lesson is well-written and provides links to other lessons in geography.
Learners develop their geography skills as they analyze map projections. In this ethnocentrism instructional activity, students participate in a classroom activity that requires them to draw maps and then analyze the projections they created for distortion and bias.
Students create maps of their own state using information from the National Geographic "MapMachine" website. They draw and label features on a blank map of their state, discuss the geographic features of their state, and create a state map from memory.
Students study the United States geography using Google Earth. In this U.S. geography lesson, students create travel journals about five U.S. geographical locations. Students research the human and physical characteristics for each region.
In this geography skills worksheet, students follow the provided instructions to label and code maps of the Middle East according to country, city, and water feature.
In this geography skills instructional activity, students respond to 14 short answer questions by using maps and atlases. The maps and atlases are not included.
Third graders practice their geography skills. In this geography terms lesson, 3rd graders complete the Map Explorers Library Quest and practice using geography terms appropriately.
In this geography skills practice worksheet, students respond to 3 matching and 6 short answer questions about the provided map of ancient Egypt.
In this geography skills worksheet, students use the provided map and chart data to respond to 17 fill in the blank questions about time zones, the military grid, and latitude and longitude.
Pupils practice geography skills by playing a fun game. They exercise while they play this fun geography game based on Twister.
Learners practice geography skills by playing a game based on Twister. Students manipulate their position on a map by placing their arms and legs on the appropriate state or country called out by the teacher.
In this geography skills activity, students respond to 10 multiple choice questions about climate regions and geographic features around the world.
In this geography skills worksheet, students identify and define 22 geographic terms and features in order to prepare themselves to take a chapter test.
Sixth graders practice to develop geography skill by identifying locations using a map and apply writing process strategies to develop a travel brochure for France, Quebec or the Ivory Coast.
In this 50 states worksheet, students complete a crossword puzzle with facts about US geography. There are 22 words to fit in the puzzle, which has no word bank.
Students practice their geography skills. In this geography skills lesson plan, students locate, plot, and label places on maps and globes.