Geography - Practicing mapping the world by heart.
our 50 states song for CC. It's awesome and a great way for the kids to not only memorize the song but visualize the states and where they are as they sing.
Road Trip USA Geography Curriculum
Begin with this one: description of US The United States - Location, Size and Regions
3D mapping activity - Australia from big idea learning on TeachersNotebook.com (6 pages) - Made by an Aussie teacher. Used in an Aussie class. Available for everyone. I worked hard to find a balance between making mapping as fun as possible and not including just the ‘usual’ info related to Australia, while still making it as educational as classroom, hsie, teach geographi, social studiesgeographi, homeschool, learning, school idea, geographi australia, geography teacher
3D mapping activity - Australia from big idea learning on TeachersNotebook.com (6 pages) - Made by an Aussie teacher. Used in an Aussie class. Available for everyone. I worked hard to find a balance between making mapping as fun as possible and not including just the ‘usual’ info related to Australia, while still making it as educational as
Jerusalem: 4000 Years in 5 Minutes
Maps to go with Audio Memory Geography Songs (by Kathy Troxel)
We did this (autism 4-6 classroom) - we painted everything white and then masked the continent areas to paint the blue. Pulled the paper off, then labeled everything. Tip: get taller rather than fatter pumpkins. We ended up with HUGE oceans. NOTE: We also did followup activities with the seeds and cooking the pumpkin. autism homeschooling, pumpkin globe, balls, autism classroom, map, teaching geography, third grade, social studies, blues
Jordan Romero, 15 year old kid, climbs tallest peaks on each continent. CC Cyle 1, Week 15 Each Continent's Highest Peak
History (weeks 14-17) Geography: S. America, Mesoamerica, Africa, S. Asia Interactive Map of Rainforests and Jungles. Click on the areas and more information will pull up. Real pictures of each area, also.
Drawing the World by Heart, GREAT CIRCLES
Our Africa...Children's Videos of Africa...Children's videos of Africa Children across Africa have made films to show you what life is like in their own countries. Choose the country you want to visit by finding it on the map (if you can!) or from the pull-down menu.
Seven Continents Song - Introducing the Continents (Intro for the kids to Cycle 1, this summer.)
App for IPod or iPad that helps with Cycle 1 Geography.
Great geography ideas! Especially for my CC friends.
Salt Dough Maps: Great for when you're learning about a specific place. I would love to let my kids pick anywhere on the globe and then learn about it. And it would be a dream to, when they are older, go back and pick their favorite place, and visit! homeschool back to school, geographi, maps, unit studi, salt dough, africa, salts, dough map, social studi
Africa salt dough map and entire africa study.