Q: What will the students learn in geography?
A: The students will learn about the earth’s land, water, plant and animal life. We will analyze where people are, how they live, and what they do and believe. We will especially look at places people have created and try to understand how and why they are different. The five geographic themes that we will be focusing on are location, place, human/environment interaction, movement, and region.
Q: What countries or continents will we learn about?
A: There are nine units in our book that we will learn about. They are 1) Geography of the World 2) United States and Canada 3) Latin America 4) Europe 5) Russia and the Independent Republics 6) Southwest Asia and North Africa 7) Africa South of the Sahara 8) Asia 9) Australia, and Antarctica.