Submitted by Alicia Hyma on Wed, 06/20/2018 - 11:27am.
In this unit, students will be introduced to and begin to apply the themes of geography. They will incorporate vocabulary terms such as Longitude, Latitude, Scale, Absolute Location, Relative Location, Physical Characteristic, Human Characteristic in applying the themes. Knowledge about physical features and map making will be applied in describing how the themes apply to a location
Submitted by TamikHW on Sat, 06/16/2018 - 12:56pm.
Students will examine various types of weathering and erosion, as well as take a closer look at the rock cycle. As a result of the lessons students will be able to identify various types of chemical and mechanical weathering, and discover the effects that occur with each type of weathering and erosion.
Submitted by ELuckhardt on Tue, 02/20/2018 - 1:27pm.
Newsela takes articles and current events from its partner news sources and modifies them so that students can read them more easily (options for different lexile levels). There also opportunities to assign to students and add questions.