ERIC Number: ED372976
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Global Geography: Activities for Teaching the Five Themes of Geography (Grades 3-9).
Social Science Education Consortium, Inc., Boulder, CO.; Massachusetts Geographic Alliance, Winchester.
This document presents a set of activities for teaching students in grades three through nine about geography. The book presents the activities under the five major geographic themes of location, place, relationships within places, movement, and regions. Extensive student readings, maps, and other diagrams appear within the book. The document includes a foreword, an introduction, a brief discussion of the five geographic themes, and a listing of resources for teachers, including both materials and organizations. (SG)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Geographic Concepts, Geography Instruction, Human Geography, Immigrants, Learning Activities, Locational Skills (Social Studies), Map Skills, Maps, Regional Characteristics, Thematic Approach, World Views
Social Science Education Consortium, 3300 Mitchell Lane, Suite 240, Boulder, CO 80301 ($21.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Social Science Education Consortium, Inc., Boulder, CO.; Massachusetts Geographic Alliance, Winchester.