Articles tagged with geography
This first week of school my social studies classes have been learning about geography. The second lesson on geography was about Map Skills. One of the activities for Map Skills was drawing their own maps of someplace they knew or making up an imaginary pl
Before my students left for their elective classes this morning I had them put their chairs up on the tables so the custodian would have an easier time sweeping the room while they were out. I had to leave to go to the computer lab for some
I've shared in the past that I have difficulty falling asleep at night, often due to the ongoing meanderings of my thoughts. An hour into lying in bed, yet awake, it came to me that I didn't know the difference between Great Britain and the United Kingdom.
March 2015, shared this historical marker: Countries Most Worried About the Future Found another historical marker. 20 Happiest Countries in the World - As of 2015 Funny that Switzerland tops the list. Decades ago, my late sister insis
Almost everybody has heard of the Dead Sea. It is the lowest point on earth: 1,294 feet below sea level. Two things come to my mind when this lake is mentioned: scrolls and salts. • In 1947 scrolls which were writings of ancient biblical texts w
Sharing this historical marker: 3 years ago Fox Business News RE-reported content published by 24/7 Wall St, that the 11 countries listed below were very “pessimistic” about their future. Each country's “doom and gloom fears” were c