This is a GREAT resource to use to introduce geography at the beginning of the year! This activity includes a DETAILED PPT that goes through major topics of geography that include: Maps VS Globes, Parts of a Map, Map Projections, Longitude/Latitude, Types of Maps and the 5 Themes of Geography. Each topic includes a wksht that can be used in conjunction with the PPT as well as an interactive notebook. Also included is a culminating research activity that focuses on the 5 Themes of Geography. This activity also includes a link to some powerful video clips that enforce the major concepts discussed! ENJOY!
If you would like the Interactive Journal that accompanies this activity set, please click the following link: