Daily Geography Practice, Grade 6 - Interactive Lessons Trial EMC 5820

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EMC Number: 5820

EAN: 1

Includes a single-classroom perpetual license of the interactive lessons, a teacher's edition, and 20 student editions.

Introduce your sixth graders to important map-reading skills and geography vocabulary as they explore 36 interactive maps that include political maps, physical maps, tourist maps, a weather map, and many more!
The 10- to 15-minute daily lessons provide focused activities to build geography literacy. The interactive maps in every lesson allow students to get immediate information on pinpointed locations, which may include fun facts, photos, or a related activity.
  • Based on six elements of the 18 National Geography Standards
  • Includes 36 interactive maps and over 100 vocabulary words
  • Easy to fit into social studies, history, or science curricula
 It’s easy to launch a lesson and move through the following screens:
  • Introduction of vocabulary words
  • Directions to focus students on the lesson and the map locations to be explored
  • View of map with interactive “pins” on locations to be studied. Pop-up windows for each pin will display activities and/or information about that location.
  • Two follow-up questions to gauge students’ understanding. Students can answer questions individually or with the whole class.
 Plus, each week includes a challenge question for students to complete in small groups or independently on a downloadable PDF of the weekly map.
The 36 weekly units in grade 6+ cover topics such as:
  • map coordinates, a Robinson projection map
  • a physical map of South America, deserts of the world
  • the West Indies, the Middle East region
  • Washington, D.C., national parks of Utah
  • the world’s ten most populous countries, boroughs of New York City
  • a cultural map of the National Basketball Association
  • a resource map of Mexico’s minerals, a history map of ancient Greece
 New! The Daily Geography Practice print version has been updated with the most current data available, which includes the most recent census studies, World Almanac information, and National Geography Standards. The Daily Geography Practice app includes the most recent information plus additional geography content and activities!
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