Lesson Plans and Teaching Resources
Resources to use when teaching or learning about Geography.
Rock Cycle Vocabulary Cards and Word Wall - This is a set of 16 Rock Cycle Vocabulary cards that you can use with your students in geology unit dealing with the rock cycle. I originally created them for my ELL students to look like trading cards and soon found that all of my students LOVE using them! I’ve also added an enlarged set of these cards that you can post in your room to use as a word wall or bulletin board.
BIG list of Geography Themed Resources and Freebies
Geography Themed Resources and Freebies | Homeschool Giveaways
Inexpensive Geography Projects
Inexpensive Geography Projects
2012 Geography Awareness Week
MapMaker 1-Page Maps Customize one-page maps and download, email, print, or share! by national geographic http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/mapping/outline-map/?ar_a=1 snapped on Snapito! ap human, classroom idea, national geographic, hs geographi, tic ntic, human geo, geographi nerd, ntic tech
MapMaker 1-Page Maps Customize one-page maps and download, email, print, or share! by national geographic education.nationa... snapped on Snapito!
Free Infographic: Latitude and Longitude! Demonstrate the concept of latitude and longitude for kids with this downloadable one-page lesson sheet, perfect for the classroom or home. geography lesson, histori, geographi, latitude and longitude, geography classroom, social studies for kids, kids discover, homeschool, educ
Infographic: Latitude and Longitude | KIDS DISCOVER
Infographic: Latitude and Longitude - KIDS DISCOVER
Student cardboard map project
Here's a terrific post on different types of map projections.
Five themes of Geography bulletin board
Dr.Seuss geography activity for kids
7 Ways to Use an Outline Map and Write About It
Mapping Monday: 9 Ways to Use State Maps in School | Nat Geo Education Blog
Do this as a center with cut and paste cubes (tuck the top in) - side one - illustration, side two - city/state/country, etc... - side 3 - Chicago, IL, USA... Do Chicago, IL, USA, NA, Northern Hemisphere, Earth
This landform foldable gives students a great visual of how much taller or shorter landforms compare to each other. On the opposite side of the colored landform the students can write what they know about each landform. My Students loved this activity!!! printable templates, flip books, sixth grade, ginger snap, teaching geography, interactive notebooks, classroom management, social studies, reading activities
Here's a great foldable idea for studying landforms.
Africa 3D Salt Dough Map- Kid World Citizen
Plate Tectonics with Oreo Cookies | Geography Education | Scoop.it
Continents and Oceans Flashcards: This set of flashcards covers the names of the oceans and continents. As well, the cards can be used to review present perfect and simple past tenses. Some phrases covered are: The Pacific Ocean, The Atlantic Ocean, The Arctic Ocean, The Southern Ocean, The Indian Ocean, Europe, Asia, Eurasia, North America, South America, Australia, Antarctica. bingo cards, north america, the ocean, south america, ocean card, card games, social studi
Continents and Oceans card game
Me on the Map projects...might be the cutest thing I've ever seen!
50 states song in geographical order. My kids and I had so much fun learning this song, and now we can easily find any state.
National Geographic resources supporting the common core
I think this would be a fun craft to go along with an earth day/ recycling lesson. Get each student to cut out pieces of a magazine that are black, green, and blue, and then organize into a giant one of this ^ earth craft, art museum, planet crafts, art idea, art lessons for elementary, collag, earth day crafts, elementari, planet earth
This looks like a fun geography-themed art project for middle and high school age kids.
Map Nesting Cans Activity! "My town is inside my state, which is inside the US, which is inside..." etc.