We found 228 resources with the concept continents
Continental Movement Over the Past 200 Million Years
1 min 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewGo for a ride on the continental drift. A video animation shows the movement of land over a period of 200 million years. The lesson instructor explains the shift during the animation and gives pupils a unique viewing perspective to...
An Introduction to Jared Diamond's Guns, Germs, and Steel
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Could geography really be the most logical explanation for the success rate of any given population? Jared Diamond makes his anthropological contention in his 1997 publication Guns, Germs, and Steel. A short explores his main points and...
Plate Tectonics: Kindergarten Lesson Plans and Activities
K CCSS: Adaptable
This unit focuses primarily on plate tectonics and plate boundaries surrounding continents. It contains pre- and post-lab sections that walk young geologists through plate movements in order to visualize what's going on inside Earth.
Map Skills 101
3rd - 6th
Have you ever heard the mnemonic memory trick, Never Eat Soggy Waffles? Often, teachers find this helpful when teaching their students the four cardinal directions (North, East, South, and West). This is the first thing you need to know in order to become an excellent map reader. Here is a collection of lessons and worksheets for exploring and learning how to read different types of maps.