Session II – Syllabus
Introduction to Southern States, mapping North Carolina & Virginia, assign state projects.
Mapping Kentucky & Virginia—work on projects—vocabulary quiz
Mapping South Carolina & Georgia—Student projects presented
Mapping Alabama & Louisiana—Student projects presented
Arkansas & Louisiana — Review for test
Southern States Test and Review
Intro to Midwest States and Mapping Ohio & Michigan
Session 1 ~ Syllabus
- A three-ring binder for US Geography with 8 divider tabs
- Purchase one of the following two atlases: Preferred– Desk Atlas of the United States (ISBN:978-1-931397-72-8), published 2014, available on Amazon for $19.95 or Children’s Illustrated Atlas of the United States (ISBN-10 0528934597) published 2005. This is currently out of print, but available used on Amazon or about $6.50. If you have questions about the atlases, please email me.
- Colored pencils
Geography and US Geography overview—5 themes of Geography, types of maps, latitude and longitude, possible project. Put together our Geography binders.
General Geography and New England States: Mapping Maine & Massachusetts-student reports assigned.
New England States: Mapping New Hampshire and Vermont, student reports
Mapping Connecticut and Rhode Island, student reports
Test on New England states, introduction to Mid-Atlantic States: mapping New York and New Jersey
Mapping Pennsylvania and West Virginia, student reports
Mapping Maryland and Delaware, student reports
Mid-Atlantic States Test and Review
Will be discussed in class