Physical Geography Teacher Resources
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Physical Geography of China focusing on the Three Gorges Dam
Seventh graders examine the physical geography of China. In this China instructional activity, 7th graders debate the governments point of view compared to the people. Students create a photo essay.
7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 30 Downloads
Geography is such a fascinating subject for learners of all ages. Prepare learners with good guiding questions, which they can use while reading their texts. Each of the provided 13 questions requires a full paragraph response on the topic of physical geography, changes, and various geography laws.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 10 Views 26 Downloads
Latin America: Physical Geography
In this geography skills worksheet, students examine maps of Latin America and then respond to 28 fill in the blank and short answer questions based on the maps and their knowledge of physical geography of the region.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 70 Views 372 Downloads
Physical Geography of South East Asia
How much does your class know about the physical geography of South East Asia? If they've read about it or discussed it in class, then they'll have no trouble completing the activity. They'll use the word bank to fill in five different mountain ranges common to the region.
7th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
The Influence of Physical Geography and Climate
Students expand their geography skills. In this geography lesson, students research the climate of their state and consider basic human needs as they compose a letter to travelers or explorers visiting their state.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 28 Views 82 Downloads
Eight slides of information related to shifts in the climate make up this presentation. The vocabulary and concepts displayed are geared toward high school meteorology learners. Content is not cohesive from slide to slide, but the information presented is relevant and valuable.
9th - 12th Science 4 Views 12 Downloads
Basics of Geography: Climate
A fantastic video on the basics of climate! The information is clearly presented, and the graphics, images, and video clips add to the educational value of this video. Factors such as elevation, location, precipitation, and wind are all discussed as important factors in determining an area's climate.
9 mins 4th - 8th Science 3 Views 1 Download
This fascinating series of four lessons use the paintings of artist Robert Harris to illustrate different types of ecosystems, and the harm that comes to them from human policy. A global view of environmental policies are studied, which should give learners a sense of how certain cultures place an importance, or not, on environmental protection.
10th - 12th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
New Review The Cultural Geography of Australia, Oceana, and Antarctica
What people groups originally settled in Australia and Oceania, and how do their geography and history affect the regions' cultural makeup? Here you'll find a traditional textbook chapter covering these topics, including informational text, comprehension and discussion questions, images, and map activities.
6th - 9th Social Studies & History 33 Views 18 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Global PC and Google Earth
Learners take notes on the physical geography of an assigned country, as well as its type of economy, major cities, and the student's own first impressions of the country, with this graphic organizer.
6th - 11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Australian Geography Unit
At the heart of this resource is a beautifully detailed PowerPoint presentation (provided in PDF form) on the overall physical geography of Australia, basic facts about the country, Aboriginal history, and Australia culture and lifestyle.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Ancient China
From China's physical geography and earliest beginnings of civilization to the Qin and Han dynasties, here is a nicely designed worksheet on ancient China, which includes a graphic organizer and timeline to summarize the reading material.
6th - 7th Social Studies & History 52 Views 35 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Landforms of Illinois
Fifth and sixth graders are introduced to the primary landforms of Illinois and discover how they were created. Landform cards are made for each pupil. They use the twenty-questions format until they have identified each one. Then, groups of pupils research one of the landforms in the list embedded in the plan, and each student creates the landform in a shoebox.
5th - 6th Science 5 Views 19 Downloads
England: Discover a World of Culture and History
England is a very interesting country full of cultural and historical geography. Here is an impressive collection of lessons that will familiarize your students with England's cultural and historical geography. The activities presented are all well designed, and they are also supported with websites and worksheets that you can access.
4th Social Studies & History 14 Views 15 Downloads
American Colonial Life in the Late 1700s: Distant Cousins
Students research how early colonists lived. They investigate late 17th century colonist's lives from Massachusetts and Delaware. Using their research, students write historical fiction in the form of friendly letters between the two colonies.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 31 Views 137 Downloads