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1 Do Now…On a new notesheet, list all of the Physical Features you can think of that are found in the United States.(List at least 5)
2 Political and Physical Map of Western Europe What does everything look like?SS6G8 The student will be able to locate selected features of Europe.the Danube River, Rhine River, Volga River, English Channel, Mediterranean Sea, European Plain, the Alps, Pyrenees, Ural Mountains, Iberian Peninsula, and Scandinavian Peninsula, Strait of Gibraltar.
3 How can I label features on political and physical maps? Locate each CountryDraw blue lines to represent rivers and bodies of water.Make pointed shapes to represent mountains and mountain rangesDO NOT COLOR IN ANY OTHER LANDFORMS OTHER THAN THOSE LISTEDMake sure you label each physical landform and body of water
8 Danube River On your notesheet complete these assignments: *Use adjectives to write a short paragraph describing what the area around the Danube River looks like.*What countries do the Danube run through?
20 English ChannelSeparates the United Kingdom from Mainland Europe
21 Mediterranean SeaThe largest inland sea in the world. It takes 100 years for the water in this sea to circulate.
22 What two continentals can be seen on this map? Strait of GibraltarWhat two continentals can be seen on this map?
23 AnalyzeWhat is the relationship between the Mediterranean Sea and the Strait of Gibraltar?
24 Assessment 1. What river runs from the Black Sea west. into Germany. A Assessment 1. What river runs from the Black Sea west into Germany? A. Rhine River B. Danube River C. Colorado River D. English Channel
25 Assessment2. What river runs from the English Channel east to Switzerland? A. Colorado River B. Danube River C. Rhine River D. English Channel
26 Assessment 3. What two Physical Features are found in Russia? The Ural Mountains and the Volga RiverThe Pyrenees and The English ChannelC. The Mediterranean and the European PlainD.The Alps and the Rhine River
27 Critical ThinkingWhy do you think that the areas along the coast of the countries that border a body of water are more populated than inland areas?(Answer on your notesheet.)
28 TOTDOn your notesheet list: 3 - Mountains 2 – Peninsulas 1 – Narrow body of water