2DO NOW: New words 1. archipelago- a chain of islands 2. source- from where a river gets its water3. mouth- where a river empties into a larger body of water4. river- a body of water that gets its source from melting snow atop mountainsatoll- a ring-shaped coral island which surrounds a lagoonharbor- a place where ships can safely anchorport- a place to load and unload goodscape- a piece of land which comes to a pointLake –water completely surrounded by land
3Choose any 10 words to define atollarchipelagocanyoncapedeltaglacierharborhillislandisthmuslakemountainmouthpeninsulaportriversourcestraittributaryvolcanoBONUS:
4KNOW FOR THE TEST!!!!strait- a small passage of water connecting two larger bodies of wateristhmus- a small strip of land connecting two larger bodies of landarchipelago- a chain of islandscape- a piece of land which comes to a pointdelta- land formed at the mouth of a riverharbor- a place where ships can safely anchorisland- land completely surrounded by waterlake- water completely surrounded by landpeninsula- land surrounded by water on 3 sidestributary- a stream or small river which flows into a larger rivermountain- landform which rises at least 2000 ft. above landsource- from where a river gets its waterglacier- a large piece of ice which moves slowly across the Earth's surfaceport- a place to load and unload goodsatoll- a ring-shaped coral island which surrounds a lagoonmouth- where a river empties into a larger body of waterhill- area that rises above land with a rounded topriver- a body of water that gets its source from melting snow atop mountainsplateau- a flat-topped area of land, larger than a mesa and buttevolcano - an opening in the Earth's surface which gases are released valley – area of low lying land between two mountains or hills
5Peak- highest point on a mountain Mountain- landform which rises at least 2000 ft above landRiver-body of water which gets its source from the mountains
6Cape-land which has water on 2 sides Island- land completely surrounded by water
7Isthmus Strait of Gibraltar – runs between Africa and Spain Thin strip of water connecting two larger bodies of waterIsthmusThin strip of land connecting two larger land massesStrait of Gibraltar – runs between Africa and Spain
8Hills- area that rises above the land with a round top Plateau- flat area that rises above the land, larger than a mesa and butte.Plains- a large area of flat land
9Canyon- a deep, narrow valley with steep sides, with a river running through it. Mesa- high, flat-top land form…larger than a butte, smaller than a plateau.
10Lake- body of water completely surrounded by land Reservoir- water being held for future use: EX: drought
11Sea- larger than a bay, smaller than an ocean Bay- body of water-partially surrounded by land connecting to a larger body of waterHarbor- where ships can safely anchorPort – a place to unload or load goods safely
12Mountain Range- a number of mountains Glacier- large piece of ice which moves slowly across the earth’s surface.
13Gulf- larger than a bay- water jetting into land Canal- inland waterway