This product is created to teach about the geography of 9 countries and 12 major physical features in Europe. It covers European geography social studies standards.
Looking for a Google Drive version? –> *European Geography: Google Drive Version
Also check out my Social Studies Word Wall to help your students learn difficult content specific vocabulary.
This product contains 2 original informational passages with an activity each, 1 PowerPoint, and 1 interactive notebook activity to teach your students about the geography of the following countries: the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, France, Belgium, Germany, Poland, Ukraine, and Russia. It also includes the following physical features: Pyrenees & Ural Mountains, the Alps, Rhine & Danube Rivers, Mediterranean Sea, European Plains, Atlantic & Arctic Oceans, Iberian & Scandinavian Peninsulas, and the English Channel.
The interactive notebook activity is differentiated at 3 levels for your students, so all of your students can be successful.
Each activity and the interactive notebook activity requires students to close read to understand the content at a deeper level.
Each activity has a Think About It section where students organize the information gathered from the text and a Write About It section where students use the organized information to write a response that answers a text dependent question.
Easily integrate literacy into your social studies block. Each question is labeled with the literacy skill it practices:
• Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis
This product is a zipped file to include a separate PowerPoint file.
Aligns with Georgia Social Studies Standard:
*SS6G8: Locate selected features of Europe.
–> locate on a world and regional political-physical map: the Danube River, Rhine River, English Channel, Mediterranean Sea, European Plain, the Alps, Pyrenees, Ural Mountains, Iberian Peninsula, and Scandinavian Peninsula.
–> locate on a word and regional political-physical map: the countries of Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Russia, Spain, Ukraine, and United Kingdom.
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GOOGLE DRIVE PRODUCTS
*European Geography: Google Drive Version
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