PDF GEOGRAPHY TERMS/ CONTENT VOCABULARY (76 PAGES)
Included is a over 40 geographic terms used at the elementary level (This was created for 4th grade but many have used it for other grades, mainly 3rd.)
bay, bluff, border, canal, canyon, channel, cliff, coast, compass rose, continent, delta, desert, evaporate, fall line, foothills, forest, geography, globe, Great Salt Lake, gulf, harbor, hill, island, lake, map key, map symbols, mesa, mountain, mountain range, ocean, peak, peninsula, plain, plateau, ... and MORE!
Word Strips (headings) (colorful) or Bulletin Board Headings, Word Wall Words with illustrations.
Word/ Task cards (black and white) to be printed front and back for review with the words included in definition on back.
Word/Task Cards (black and white) to be printed separately WITHOUT vocabulary words include with the definitions to play a game of, "I Have. Who Has?" Cards can be handed out to students, and some students will receive the vocabulary word, others the definitions.
I played a game of ping pong... start with one student who reads their card, the student with the matching card (either definition or term) responds... until all cards distributed have been reviewed.
These cards (either set) can be place in centers to be used throughout the year.
Study guide of all terms to be printed or displayed on white board for note taking, test taking.
THE UNITED STATES REGIONS: P0WEROINTS AND PDFS
(POWERPOINT: 30 PAGES)
This was created to help students learn the states of each U.S. region as well as some important places, capitals, and content vocabulary. All that is required to use these in your class is the ability to download zip file, and utilize PowerPoint programs.
Interactive States to Regions Practice included:
1. Northeast Region - Fun, interactive practice and review PowerPoint for the NE Region of the U.S - includes 27 Vocabulary Terms/ places and their definitions (can be printed for study guide or test).
2. West and Southwest Region - help students learn the states and capitals while teaching them about Southwest and West Regions of the U.S.
3. Southeast Region - Interactive (powerpoint) - map of southeast states for review.
•Study guide of terms pertaining to the SE Region: plain, river basin, mouth, humid, hurricane, wetland, silt, delta, and agriculture.
•Interactive Practice with Vocabulary for Activeboard.
•Blank Template of states/ SE Region for printing.
4. Midwest Region -Students simply guess the state that is covered by a colored tile, click the mouse to reveal the correct answer. Great Lakes: Superior, Huron, and Michigan also included.
Within the zip you download are also some pdf files to make them more printer friendly!!
Animated PowerPoint TYPES OF MAPS: (14 PAGES)
Includes INFORMATION AND ILLUSTRATIONS PERTAINING TO:
- general reference maps
- thematic maps
- topographic maps
- political maps
- map vs. globe
PDF PUNCH BALLOONS CLASS ACTIVITY: (19 PAGES)
Students learning about: continents, oceans, maps, globe skills.
Fun HANDS ON LEARNING:
Step by step instructions on how to create globes, while learning to hang in your classroom using punch balloons. Before you get too squeamish hearing the words 'punch balloons' and 'classroom' in the same sentence, these balloons make the perfect globes and come with a handy tie on top for displaying!
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