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19 resources with the keyterm geography activity

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Introduction to Canada

For Teachers 8th - 9th
Ninth graders investigate the country of Canada by examining their media in this geography lesson. They use the Internet to research Canadian newspapers and analyze a topic covered by both US and Canadian media sources. After comparing...
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Baseball Challenge - Basic Geography Skills

For Teachers 6th - 8th
A fabulous presentation/activity based on geography. The author has designed a "baseball game" where batters advance to the next base if they correctly answer a multiple choice question about geography. Geographic terms are used, along...
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The Ancient Civilization of Egypt

For Teachers K - 8th
Research ancient cultures with your class. They will read assigned text in class and utilize a map to identify the location of Egypt. Students complete many ancient Egypt activities including multiple choice questions, role-plays, and...
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Geography Color: Island

For Students 4th - 5th
In this coloring geography learning exercise, students identify the picture of an island. Students then color the island and write a definition for the geographical feature.
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Where Am I - Navigation and Satellites

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students explore geography by completing a navigation activity in class. In this satellite positioning lesson, students define terms such as orbit, satellite, GPS and triangulation. Students view diagrams of the Earth's orbit and...
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Map Making

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders explore geography by participating in a map activity. In this historical research lesson, 4th graders identify the route John Smith took when he reached the United States and the regions which he inhabited. Students...
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GPS Treasure Hunt

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students explore geography by participating in a treasure hunt activity. In this Global Positioning System instructional activity, students define the terms latitude and longitude while utilizing an electronic GPS device. Students view a...
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Re-teach and Assess Mesoamerica: Lesson 15

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore world history by researching the geography of the Americas. In this ancient civilization lesson, 6th graders identify the Aztec people, their reign of power, and the location of their civilization. Students complete...
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Let Me Tell You About My State

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders research one of the 50 U.S. States that they were unfamiliar with.  In this U.S. Geography lesson, 5th graders utilize encyclopedias as well as the Internet to research a chosen U.S. State in order to write a report....
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Map And Flag of Greece

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this Greece activity, students color and study a Greek flag. Students also color and label a map of Greece. This could be used in writing a report.
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Geography

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Learners participate in software based geography activities.
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African Tag

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore the geography of the African continent by playing a game to memorize African countries and their capitals. In this African tag instructional activity, 6th graders are spread out in a playing area and the designated...
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What are Hunger and Malnutrition and Who are the Hungry?

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students explore world hunger by reading assigned text in class. In this malnutrition lesson, students identify the main causes for poverty conditions around the world and staple foods are easier to produce than most meats. Students...
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Whole Group Research in North America: Lesson 8

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore geography by viewing Internet maps. In this Inuit history lesson, 6th graders identify the Inuit people and the five regions of early America civilizations. Students utilize candy to demonstrate a food scarcity...
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Benjamin Banneker's Mapping of Washington, D.C.

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students investigate the geography of Washington D.C. by exploring mapping.  In this U.S. Geography lesson, students identify the man Benjamin Banneker and his contribution to the historical mapping of our Nation's Capitol.  Students...
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Where Will You Go?

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders research and plan an imaginary vacation. For this travel planning lesson, 5th graders work in pairs to use an atlas, calendar, review airplane schedules, encyclopedias, magazines, and the Internet to research information...
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Travel the Silk Road

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students complete activities to learn about trade on China's Silk Road. In this Chinese history lesson, students brainstorm about China and view a CD of the Silk Road. Students take notes on the commodities and cultural ideas exchanged...
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Geography Warm-Ups: Using Maps

For Students 5th - 6th
In this geography worksheet, students complete 5 activities pertaining to the use of maps. Students match geographical terms with their meanings, answer questions about maps and compare a map to the globe. These five activities are meant...
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South America

For Students 5th - 6th
In this South America word search instructional activity, students locate the names of 35 South American countries. The word search is in the shape of the South American continent.