ERIC Number: ED432483
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
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Gumshoe Geography: Exploring the Cultural, Physical, Sociological, and Biological Characteristics of Our Planet.
Jones, Richard S.
This text is a combination of a student training manual and a teacher's guide. The student manual gives background information, activities, and student worksheets for map work. Chapter titles include: (1) "Our Country"; (2) "World Regions"; (3) "United States Regions"; (4) "Continental Topics"; (5) "Urban Topics"; (6) "Rural Cultures"; (7) "World Climatic Regions"; (8) "Specific Physical Geography"; (9) "Human-Made Geography"; (10) "Historical Periods and Events"; and (11) "World Exploration." Answers to student activity sheets are given in the teacher's guide and reproducible maps are provided. The resource concludes with a subject index. (MM)
Descriptors: Climate, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, Geographic Concepts, Geographic Regions, Geography, Geography Instruction, History, Human Geography, Instructional Materials, Map Skills, Physical Geography, Social Studies, World Geography
Zephyr Press, P.O. Box 66006-W, Tucson, AZ 85728-6006.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
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