This file is a resource pack about the important political and physical features in Southwest Asia (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence– SS7G5). 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 Instagram-inspired activity, a map and directions for students to label countries and features, and a ticket out the door included in this file.
~Standards Poster – slide 2
~Southwest Asia Map and directions (for labeling) and comprehension questions and KEY – slides 3-7
~Southwest Asia's Geography CLOZE Notes (for note-taking during presentation) and KEY -- slides 8-14
~Southwest Asia's Geography Notes (facts, location, images, etc.) – slides 15-58
~Physical Features graphic organizer and KEY -- slides 59-61
~Flyswatter group review game – slides 62-64
~Be the Thing… creative writing activity and example – slides 65-68
~Instagram-inspired activity -- slides 69-70
~Comprehension Check (could also be used as quiz) and KEY -- slide 71-73
~Souvenir Shirt Ticket Out the Door -- slides 74-75
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for 7th grade Social Studies.
Like what you see? Then bundle up and save! This file is part of my Southwest Asia Bundle that is located here: Southwest Asia Bundle
Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Geography Color-by-Number activity