This file is a resource pack that explains the impact of location, climate, distribution of natural resources, and population distribution on Latin America (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence – SS6G3). This lesson includes a presentation with important information about how the location, climate, and distribution of natural resources impact trade and affect where people live in Mexico, Brazil, and Cuba, and it also contains many colorful images. There are also many useful graphic organizers and creative activities included in this file! You can choose to do them all, or pick the ones that best meet your students’ needs.
~Standards Poster – slide 2
~Mexico, Brazil, and Cuba CLOZE Notes (for note-taking during the presentation) and KEY -- slides 3-11
~Mexico, Brazil, and Cuba Notes (facts, images, etc.) – slides 12-57
~Mexico, Brazil, and Cuba graphic organizer and KEY -- slides 58-60
~Country Venn diagram activity -- slide 61-62
~Job Want Ad creative writing activity -- slides 63-65
~Country Mascots project -- slides 66-67
~Comprehension Check and Key (could also be used as a quiz) – slides 68-70
~ In My Opinion…Ticket Out the Door -- slides 71-72
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Standards of Excellence for 6th grade Social Studies.
Like what you see? Then bundle up and save! This file is part of my Latin America Bundle that is located here: Latin America Bundle
Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Geography Task Cards
Geography Color-by-Number activity
History Color-by-Number activity