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World Geography

This week we will begin unit two on the United States and Canada. We will label a few important features of the US and Canada on a blank map, and we will test on it next week. 

Here are the resources we will be using:

Terrorism Chapter:

"Eight Facts About Terrorism in the United States":

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2013/04/16/eight-facts-about-terrorism-in-the-united-states/?utm_term=.ef67dd40c59f

 

"15 Years of Terror":

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/military/15-years-terror.html

Essential Question:

What are the key physical features of the United States and Canada?

Objective:

Identify key features of the US and Canada's physical geography and human-environment interaction

South Carolina Standards for Social Studies:

WG 1.3: Explain how physical environment and human characteristics can be used to organize a region and how regions change over time

WG 2.6: Evaluate ecosystems in terms of their biodiversity and productivity

WG 5: The student will demonstrate an understanding of the role that geography plays in economic development

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