Presentation on theme: "1. Objective (READ) SWBAT identify the four vertical climate zones. 2. Question of the Day. (TURN OBJECTIVE INTO A QUESTION) 3. Warm-up (ANSWER) 1. Name."— Presentation transcript:
1. Objective (READ) SWBAT identify the four vertical climate zones. 2. Question of the Day. (TURN OBJECTIVE INTO A QUESTION) 3. Warm-up (ANSWER) 1. Name the large mountain range on the Western Coast of South America. 2. What type of economic activities could occur in a rainforest?
Table of Contents DateTitleLesson # 12/8Soviet Union – Economics44 12/11Modern Russia45 **LATIN AMERICA UNIT** 1/6Cover Page46 1/7Physical Geography47 1. Find the next available fresh page after your warm- ups, title it Vertical Climate Zones.
Latin America – Physical Geography
A. Vertical Climate Zones Intro: Different crops grow at different elevations The HIGHER the elevation, the COLDER the climate.
A. Vertical Climate Zones 4. Tierra Helada = frozen land 3. Tierra Fria = cold land 2. Tierra Templada = temperate land 1. Tierra Caliente = hot land READ ONLY
A. Vertical Climate Zones – p Sketch a mountain 2. Label the vertical climate zones - Include the elevation 3. Sketch two examples of the crops that are grown in each zone For Tierra Helada sketch a llama Sketch a diagram the explains vertical climate zones
B. El Nino How it happens: Ocean Current changes cause the Pacific Ocean water temperature to get warmer than normal This changes wind patterns The wind picks up water and dumps rain on South America
B. El Nino Effects on South America: Flooding. Mudslides Reduces output by fishing industry
El Nino Clips Bolivia Clip 1. Create a title for the clip. 2. Write a caption that would describe the clip if you were to going to put it on youtube.
B. El Nino - Frayer Definition (p. 57)Social Impact Economic ImpactPicture EL NINO
El Nino – Research Analysis Access the article below: Article Click where it says global impacts and choose additional articles if necessary. Task Create a list of the positive and negative effects of El Nino. Include at least five effects –It doesnt matter the breakdown of events just have 5 total, example: 4 positive, 1 negative –Identify whether each event is positive or negative