ERIC Number: ED394877
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
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Understanding Our World through Geography. Activities To Improve Geography Skills and Promote Ecology.
This book focuses on improving geography skills and knowledge of basic concepts for grades 4-8, through a variety of activities and resources. The book is divided into six sections that combine to make it convenient for use. The sections include: (1) "Map Reading Skills"; (2) "Geography Concepts and Definitions"; (3) "Peoples of the World"; (4) "A Planet in Peril"; (5) "Geowords"; and (6) "Map Section." The messages of conservation and ecology are empowering to students as they address the future of the planet. (EH)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Ecology, Elementary Education, Geographic Concepts, Geography, Geography Instruction, Global Education, Map Skills, Maps, Social Studies
Good Apple, 1204 Buchanan, Box 299, Carthage, IL 62321-0299.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners; Students
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