Presentation on theme: "UNIT ONE. 1. You NEED colored pencils today! 2. Pick up a geography worksheet at the door & complete. 3. While you are working, I will come around and."— Presentation transcript:
Movement Occurs as people and their ideas go from one place to another.
Reasons for movement: Search for food Look for jobs Trading goods/money Desire to be free Escape religious persecution
Region A geographers way of subdividing the world into small parts for study. This creates an area with its own unifying characteristics. Examples: physical characteristics, cultural, political, economic features
Relates to the effects that HUMANS have on their environment This includes: FARMING and irrigation CLEARING LAND MINING Changes in TECHNOLOGY enable humans to have great environmental impacts, both positive and negative