Presentation on theme: "California, California, What do you see?"— Presentation transcript:
1California, California, What do you see? I live in California!
2Essential Question and Unit question Where do we live and play in California?What interesting places are there to visit in California?Where is my classroom, home, city, county, state?Where is it located (longitude/latitude)?We are located in what hemisphere?Where are we in relation to the equator?
3State Frameworks/Standards Social Studies 4.1 Students demonstrate an understanding of the physical and human geographic features that define places and regions in CaliforniaEnglish/Language Arts 1.2 Create multiple-paragraph compositionsResearch and Technology 1.5
4Procedures Choose interesting site in California to visit Teach vocabulary- latitude/longitude, equator, prime meridian, hemisphere, tropicsResearch chosen sitePlot on map of CaliforniaPower Point Presentation
5Where is The Golden Gate Bridge? Located in San Francisco, CaliforniaThe longest suspension bridge in the world