Five Themes of Geography: Lucky People Have More Reese's

Candy lovers and geology enthusiasts unite! A handy acronym helps learners remember the five themes of geography—location, place, human environment interaction, movement, and region— featured in a straightforward slideshow presentation.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Flip the classroom; have pupils view the presentation at home and then conduct a discussion during class 
  • Give scholars a T-chart to write notes on the differences between terms, such as physical and human characteristics
Classroom Considerations

  • The lesson assumes students understand how to use an acronym
Pros

  • Makes it easy for beginners to understand detailed concepts in geography 
  • No need to prep additional materials before showing the presentation
Cons

  • The resource does not give any method to test student learning and comprehension 
Common Core