Presentation on theme: "5 Themes of Geography (MR HELP)"— Presentation transcript:
1 5 Themes of Geography, 3 Factors That Affect Where Humans Settle, and Reading Charts and Maps
2 5 Themes of Geography (MR HELP) Movement – the way people, goods, and ideas travel from one place to another.Region – group of places united by one or more common characteristics.Human/Environment interaction – the relationship between people and the environment and how it influences how they live, as well as how they affect the environment.Insert a map of your country.
3 5 Themes of Geography (MR HELP) Location – where a place is. Absolute – very specific, such as Alabama Street; Relative – approximate, such as near Creekside Baptist Church.Place – describes physical characteristics such as landforms, climate, and plant or animal life; human characteristics such as language or way of life.Insert a picture of one of the geographic features of your country.
4 3 Factors That Affect Where Humans Settle Water – bodies of eater such as lakes or streams.Topography – surface features such as mountains, deserts, or plains.Vegetation – plant life.Insert a picture illustrating a season in your country.
5 Reading Charts and Maps 1. Read the title.2. Look at the key/legend.3. Know what the symbols are.4. Re-read the question to know what to look for.5. Recognize how it’s organized.Insert a picture of an animal and or plant found in your country.