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14 resources with the concept the andes mountains

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Maya, Aztec, and Inca Civilizations

For Teachers 5th Standards
A 10-lesson unit explores the Maya, Aztec, and Inca civilizations. Over the course of two weeks, scholars read nonfiction excerpts, discuss their findings, and complete activities. An assessment equipped with multiple choice and matching...
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Coastal Peru: The Amazing Biodiversity of a Coastal Ecosystem

For Students 3rd - 8th Standards
Peru's coastal ecosystem is only one of the country's amazing features. But travelers don't need passports, expensive plane tickets, or heavy suitcases to examine the biodiversity of coastal Peru. Armed with a field trip log and graphic...
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Undertakers of the Sky - Condors

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Imagine traveling over a hundred miles a day. The Andean condors do it effortlessly. Learn more about these large, hungry birds in this video clip from National Geographic.
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Highways and Change

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
What is the cost of change? Roberto Guerra's photo essay "La Carretera: Life and Change Along Peru's Interoceanic Highway" asks viewers to consider the impacts of the 1,600 mile-long highway through Peru and Brazil that connects Pacific...
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Geography of South America

For Teachers K - 5th
Young explorers study South American geography. They study maps and create a physical map of the Andes themselves! They also research the geography, environment, and the culture of the Andes and present a report to the class.
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Early Civilizations of the Andes

For Students 7th - 10th
In this South American culture activity, students respond to 8 multiple choice questions about the early civilizations of the Andes region.
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Spanish-Speaking South America

For Students 7th - 8th
For this Spanish-Speaking worksheet, students fill in nine questions about the history, resources, and culture of various countries in South America without using a word bank.
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Climate and Vegetation in Latin America

For Students 8th - 9th
In this climate and vegetation worksheet, students complete a graphic organizer as they read several passages. They then answer four comprehension questions.
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Latin America Landforms and Resources

For Students 8th - 9th
In this Latin America activity, students complete a graphic organizer while reading several passages, then answer five comprehension questions.
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Human-Environment Interaction in South America

For Students 7th - 9th
In this Human-Environment Interaction worksheet, students complete a chart about how different types of agriculture have affected the environment, write about the disadvantages and advantages of tourism, and answer two map questions.
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Early Civilizations of the Andes

For Students 9th - 10th
In this Early Civilizations of the Andes worksheet, students complete a chart by listing the environments and dates when three civilizations flourished, then write in depth about each one.
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Lost Worlds

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students, while using the strategy of identifying the main idea and supporting details, explore the three nonfiction selections of the lost worlds of Machu Picchu high in the Andes Mountains, Great Zimbabwe, and Anasazi. In addition,...
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Climate and Vegetation in Latin America

For Students 6th - 8th
In this Latin America activity, students complete eight sentences about landforms and vegetation in the region by filling in the blanks without a word bank.
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South America Puzzle

For Students 5th - 8th
In this geography worksheet, students complete a crossword puzzle related to the countries, capitals, bodies of water, and populations of South America. They use the 23 clues given to solve the puzzle.