Geography - Features and Landforms

Geography - Features and Landforms
Geography - Features and Landforms
Geography - Features and Landforms
Geography - Features and Landforms
Geography - Features and Landforms
Geography - Features and Landforms
Geography - Features and Landforms
Geography - Features and Landforms
Grade Levels
Product Rating
4.0
8 ratings
Product Q & A
File Type

Compressed Zip File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

13 MB|35 pages
Share
Product Description
This is a physical geography unit introducing and exploring specific geography terms including landforms and bodies of water. Students complete a geography project in which they define and illustrate/visualize geographical terms. The project extends their thinking beyond simple definitions by having the students synthesize and transform what they have learned to show their understanding. Included is a PowerPoint presentation of colorful geography pictures that highlight all the terms used. The culminating exercise is a higher level thinking activity that requires the student to justify their responses.

This is designed for middle school aged students (from grades 5 on up).

There is an 18 page pdf that contains student and teacher directions, a graphic organizer for the student’s final project, answer keys, student samples and differentiation ideas. There is also a 17 slide PowerPoint presentation that contains visuals of the geography terms used. There is no prep required and this makes a great introduction to Geography.

The landforms and bodies of water included are:
• archipelago
• bay
• canyon
• cape
• delta
• desert
• fiord or fjord
• isthmus
• peninsula
• plain
• plateau
• strait
• tributary
• valley
•wetlands

There is an opportunity for students to expand this list to include geography terms of their choice or ones that they find in their environment.

Everything is included and there is no teacher prep required.

Check out our other Social Studies products.

Ancestry Heritage Project
Country Reports - First and Third World Comparisons with CIA World Factbook
Total Pages
35 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
N/A
Report this Resource
Loading...
$4.99
Digital Download
More products from Mining the Middle Years
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
$4.99
Digital Download
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up