This file is a resource pack about the major physical features in Europe: the Danube River, Rhine River, English Channel, Mediterranean Sea, European Plain, the Alps, Pyrenees, Ural Mountains, Iberian Peninsula, and Scandinavian Peninsula (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standard – SS6G8). This lesson includes a presentation with important facts about the features and where they are located, as well as colorful images. There is also a graphic organizer for note-taking during the presentation, a quick map review game, a creative writing assignment, a trading cards activity, a partner review game, a map & directions for students to label countries and features, and a ticket out the door included in this 73-page file.
~Europe Map and directions (for labeling) and KEY – slides 3-5
~Europe Physical Features Chart (graphic organizer for note-taking) and KEY -- slides 6-10
~Europe Physical Features Notes (facts, location, images, etc.) – slides 11-47
~Physical Feature trading cards activity – slides 48-50
~Pass the Paper interactive group review activity – slides 51-62
~Postcard creative writing activity -- slides 63-65
~Flyswatter group review game -- slide 66-68
~Roll A Six partner review activity -- slide 69-71
~Give Me Five Ticket Out the Door -- slides 72-73
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for 6th grade Social Studies.
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Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Geography Task Cards
History Task Cards
Geography Color-by-Number activity