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ERIC Number: ED384553
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: 95
Abstractor: N/A
The Geography of Germany: Lessons for Teaching the Five Themes of Geography.
Blankenship, Glen; Tinkler, D. William
This activity guide contains five lessons. Lesson 1 deals with "Location of Germany on the Earth's Surface" with two activities: (1) "Germany's Location in the World"; and (2) "Germany's Location in Europe." Lesson 2 is on the "Physical and Human Characteristics of Germany" with four activities on: (1) "Physical Features of Germany"; (2) "Germany's Population Pyramid"; (3) "Population Density in Germany"; and (4) "Population Distribution in Germany." Lesson 3 addresses "The Interaction of the German People and Their Environment" with four activities: (1) "Land Use in Germany"; (2) "Industrial Areas in Germany"; (3) "Pollution in Germany"; and (4) "The Environment." Lesson 4 highlights "Movement and Diversity in Germany" with two activities: (1) "Foreigners in Germany"; and (2)"Immigration to Germany." Lesson 5 develops the theme of "German Unification and Regional Changes" with six activities: (1) "Regions in Germany"; (2) "German Unification"; (3) "Opening the Berlin Wall"; (4) "East German Perspectives on Unification, Part A"; (5) "East German Perspectives on Unification, Part B"; and (6) "World Press Views on Unification." Complete handouts and instructions accompany the lessons. The volume also includes a series of overhead transparencies. (EH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Germany