Students are to write a 5 paragraph essay of their country's culture. Students are provided a graphic organizer (see below) to prepare for their in class writing assignment.
Country Assignment –Culture
Part 2: Travel Brochure
Create a travel brochure advertising the physical and human characteristics of your country.
Shared in class on 9/11 and 9/12
Due 9/12 B-Days
Due 9/13 A-Days
Please be prepared to discuss the 5 themes of geography and the 7 themes of culture for your country project. This will be graded as participation points on the due date.
Build your Own Country
Part I - Map of Physical Features (Location)
Create a map of a fictional country (you may not copy a map or a landform of an existing
country) this must be your own work. The map should be completely colored,
including any land masses, bodies of water, and physical features. In addition,
the map of your country should contain the following items:
Reflection on Culture
In one page please reflect on your culture. Using the 7 themes of culture identify at least 5 important themes that affect your life. These themes were discussed in our lesson. Use your notes to identify the subcategories and concepts important in your life.
Add Assignment to your Table of Contents
Write one a one page reflection, meeting the criteria above.