SYLLABUS 2021-2022 

      MRS. SCHROEDER

      7TH GRADE GEOGRAPHY 2021-2022

 

 EMAIL: jschroeder@nafcs.org

 WEB PAGE: JoySchroeder.educatorpages.com

 PHONE: (812) 542-8501 EXT: 3142

 

 

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Geography is the study of people, places, and the environment. During the year each one of you will become geographers. As geographers, you will analyze the Earth using the five themes of geography which includes the themes of movement, place, human-environment interaction, location, and region.

 

TEXTBOOK READING: My World Geography Eastern Hemisphere

 

BREAKDOWN OF REGIONS WE STUDY IN 7TH GRADE GEOGRAPHY

  • Africa (TOPIC 5)
  • Southwest Asia (TOPIC 6 & 7)
  • South Asia (TOPIC 8)
  • East/Southeast Asia (TOPIC 9 & 10)

 

GRADING SCALE

Points are accumulated from assignments, tests, quizzes, and projects. Grades are recorded from points earned. Points earned will be transferred to a percentage.

90%-100%...............A

80%-89%.................B

70%-79%.................C

60-69%....................D

59% or below……….F

 

MATERIALS YOU WILL NEED FOR CLASS EVERYDAY

  • 3-ring binder with tabs
  • your charged CHROMEBOOK
  • pencil or blue/black ink pen
  • school planner
  • earbuds