2 Learner Expectation Content Standard: 3.0 Geography enables the students to see, understand and appreciate the web of relationships between people, places, and environments. Students will use the knowledge, skills, and understanding of concepts within the six essential elements of geography: world in spatial terms, places and regions, physical systems, human systems, environment and society, and the uses of geography.Learning Expectations:3.01 Understand how to use maps, globes, and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process and report information from a spatial perspective.
3 In this activity you will: Identify and name the seven continentsIdentify and name the four oceansComplete a writing activity using the vocabulary terms and listing the continents and oceans
4 The Continents About one third of the earth is made up of land areas. The large land areas are called continents.There are seven continents.
5 The Seven ContinentsThe seven continents are Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Antarctica.
6 The Seven Continents North America Europe Asia Africa Australia South AmericaAntarctica
7 Oceans About two thirds of the earth is covered by water. Oceans are the largest areas of water on the earth.There are four oceans.
8 OceansThe four oceans are the Pacific Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and the Arctic Ocean.
9 The Four OceansArctic OceanAtlanticOceanPacificOceanIndianOcean
10 Writing ActivityUse the vocabulary to write a Four Square. In your Four Square you should include the following:The meaning of the words continent and oceanList the 7 continentsList the 4 oceans