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Understanding Geography

Students create a map of their own neighborhood to show the relationships between the geography of the neighborhood and its economy and culture. They view and discuss an introductory video on how geographers study an area then go out into the neighborhood to create their maps.

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Resource Details

5th - 8th
Social Studies & History
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
2 days
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
Included Materials
  • Vocabulary