Geography of Europe Complete Unit
Teaching the Geography of Europe
in a World Geography or other Social Studies course?
Need a complete resource on European Geography
with ready to go unit plans and daily student activities?
This is a complete 5-10 day unit for the study of Europe
in a Geography
or other Social Studies course. The 160+ page unit
is designed for middle or high school Geography, but could be adapted for a high level/advanced elementary class or any history course.
Scavenger hunts/task cards
All student materials
Unit covers the physical geography of Europe
and atlas investigation
activities, the human geography
and a cultural
study through the use of news articles from European outlets, a study of the regions of Europe
through visiting centers, and an online interactive investigation
on the Environment of Europe.
All activities are student-centered
and reinforce higher-order thinking skills. Students will also practice basic geographic
and social studies skills
throughout the unit.
and collaborative group
assignments will help with student literacy and the unit will address most state and the national standards.
A teacher unit plan
is provided with daily suggestions for bell ringers, homework, and exit slips
An end of the unit assessment
is included, requiring students to make decisions about the culture of Europe and to prioritize significant information to create an online collage with an essay option. Unit project could easily be adapted to use without online access.
Teacher directions are also provided, as well as ALL student and activity materials. Many of the student handouts include graphic organizers and wrap-up questions to help students better prepare for assessments.
See the individual products included in this unit:
• Teacher Notes & Unit Plan w/Bellringers and Exit Prompts
• Geography of Europe Introduction Atlas Activity
• Regions of Europe Centers Activity
• Comparing Country Statistics for Europe
• European Countries Research & Collage Activity
• European Current Events & News Investigation Activity
• European Environmental Investigation
• Geography of Europe Unit Test & Study Guide
• European Countries Scavenger Hunt Bundle - 230 Pages!
This would also be a great introductory unit for a European History
or World History course study of Europe.
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