3-5 Geography: World Geography
3-5 Core Curriculum – Geography: World Geography
Take your children on a fascinating virtual tour of our incredible plaent! In this fun and interactive unit study, designed to meet and exceed state and national standards, your children will explore world geography with a special emphasis on geo-literacy skills. With over 60 activities and 20 hands-on projects, your children will be fascinated from beginning to end. Each chapter includes a variety of activities, including interactive websites, hands-on projects, map work, readings, worksheets, charts, games, and much more to make learning geography fun and relevant!
This unit study is part of our geography core curriculum series for grades 3-5. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but it is intended as a year long study with an average of 3-4 hours per week.
Take a peek inside:
The importance of geo-literacy
How to read different types of maps
National boundaries and capitals
Major rivers of the world
Major lakes of the world
Major deserts of the world
The human impact on river ecosystems
Human migration and geography
Using an atlas
Measuring straight-line distances with bar scales
Historical explorations of Antarctica
Longitude, latitude and coordinates
Geographic information systems
The Gulf Stream
and much more!
All activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. But this unit study is not just a collection of web sites to read! It is much more than that! The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more. At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That’s why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!