Florida Geography is a Sunshine State Standard-aligned Resource with 8 COMPLETE Content-Based lessons of Nonfiction Informational Text. For less than $2.75 per lesson, we've packed this Bundle with a balanced mix of engaging higher and lower level hands-on activities that students need to learn about Florida's Geography:
• Questions after each lesson to assess Informational Text Comprehension
• Thought-Provoking Discussion Questions to stimulate Critical Thinking
• Reference Map Skills using Cardinal and Intermediate Directions
• Latitude and Longitude Mapping activities
• Grid Maps using Number/Letter pairs on a Coordinate Grid
• Thematic Map Skills utilizing colors and symbols
• Vocabulary activities and quizzes
In addition, students will complete a short Research Project to create a Florida Travel Brochure-all research material and pictures included!
Florida Geography places a heavy emphasis on Mapping Skills, taking students on a journey through the five Regions of the United States before bringing them home to Florida's Regions, Florida's Water Resources, and Florida's Points of Interest.
Each of the 8 Florida Geography lessons requires students to create Reference and Thematic maps based on Cardinal and Intermediate Directions, Latitude and Longitude, Number and Letter Coordinates, and Grid Systems.
Northeast Region (Cardinal/Intermediate directions; Latitude/Longitude)
Middle West Region (Number/Letter Coordinates; Grid Systems)
Southeast Region (Cardinal/Intermediate Directions)
Southwest Region (Latitude/Longitude)
West Region (Cardinal/Intermediate Directions; Number Coordinates)
Florida's Regions (Thematic Map)
Florida's Water Resources (Thematic Map)
Florida's Points of Interest (Reference Maps)
We've included a context-appropriate Florida Geography Glossary, Answer Pages, and Grading Rubrics for the higher level activities.
Download the Florida Geography Preview to see the complete Table of Contents, Lesson Plans, State Standard and Common Core Alignment, sample lessons, and activities.
OUR OTHER FLORIDA AND SOUTHEAST REGION RESOURCES:
FLORIDA ANIMALS BUNDLE OF NINE LESSONS
FLORIDA HISTORY BUNDLE OF EIGHT LESSONS
FLORIDA GOVERNMENT & ECONOMY BUNDLE OF NINE LESSONS
SOUTHEAST REGION INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK BUNDLE
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