• World Geography Wizards

World Geography Wizards

Third grade seminar students spend the year focused on the five themes of geography: location; place; human environment interaction; movement; and regions.  [This video explains each briefly: Five Themes of Geography.]  Each student will select a country upon which to focus their research and apply their knowledge.  Then our world traveling will begin . . .

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Researching your country?  Try these sites for more information: 

 

https://www.worldatlas.com/

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/

https://www.kids-world-travel-guide.com/geography-facts.html (Does not have all countries)

https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/countries/  (Does not have all countries)

 

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When learning about the location of the continents, oceans, and countries, here is a great game to test your knowledge: 

http://www.missmaggie.org/geospy_files/geospy.html 

 

http://mrnussbaum.com/continents-and-oceans/ 

 

https://www.brainpop.com/games/sortifycontinentsandoceans/

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See how the world population is changing:

https://www.worldometers.info/world-population/

How does my country rank in population?:

https://www.worldometers.info/world-population/population-by-country/

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Time for some latitude and longitude practice?  Try this:

http://www.abcya.com/latitude_and_longitude_practice.htm

https://www.mrnussbaum.com/coordinates/

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Looking for the exact location of a city or town:

http://www.worldatlas.com/aatlas/latitude_and_longitude_finder.htm

https://www.latlong.net/

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Stay tuned for more . . . 

 

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