This file is a resource pack about the major physical features in Latin America: Amazon River, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, Pacific Ocean, Panama Canal, Andes Mountains, Sierra Madre Mountains, and Atacama Desert (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standard – SS6G1). 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, an Insta-snaps printable, a landforms sorting handout, a map & directions for students to label countries and features, and a ticket out the door included in this 57-page file.
~Latin America Physical Features Chart (graphic organizer for note-taking) and KEY -- slides 3-5
~Latin America Physical Features Notes (facts, location, images, etc.) – slides 6-41
~Quick Map Review – slides 42-43
~Physical Features map and directions – slides 44-46
~Be the Thing writing activity -- slides 47-50
~Latin American Landforms chart -- slide 51-53
~Instagram Your Trip activity -- slide 54-55
~Design A Shirt Ticket Out the Door -- slides 56-57
*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
Geography Color-by-Number activity
History Color-by-Number activity