Are you jealous of science teachers and their scientific method? Do you know that we social studies teachers have our own version called the 5 Themes of Geography? Use these PowerPoint notes and this catchy song from YouTube as a foundation for lessons to come.
Check back on my page for lessons that APPLY the 5 Themes of Geography to Ancient Civilizations or any civilization for that matter! Let's teach students that there is more to social studies than memorizing names and dates. There is a bigger picture that can be discovered through the application of the 5 Themes of Geography.