Geography Activities in Middle School Social Studies

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Island of Struay
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<p>Identify main features and places of interest on Struay plus extension activity involving simple directions using compass and landmarks.
A Close up on China
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A fill in the gaps worksheet activity regarding the economic development of China.Also useful handouts: A Blank outline map of China and Climatic...
Map Symbol Bingo
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Great to use as a recap tool for starters or wrap ups. 6th Grade game!
Latitude and Longitude game - "Pokemon WHOA!"
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  • Maps
  • Middle School
This is a fun and kinesthetic middle-school appropriate social studies/geography game taking advantage of the current Pokemon GO! craze to gain an...
Map reading
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Updated: 
2016
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  • Maps
  • Middle School
Complete 1 hour lesson for Navigation.
Country the Name
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  • Maps
  • Middle School
Which countries are we so familiar with we know them backwards? Students try to identify a country from it's outline the wrong way round. Nice...
Immigration
Core Knowledge 
Updated: 
2018
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Common Core
Immigration investigates the history of immigration to America in the 1800s and early 1900s and the reasons why so many people left their home...
The Fall of the Roman Empire - 7th Grade Authentic Tasks
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Common Core
In this unit students will gain a well-rounded understanding of the Roman Empire and the causes for its downfall. Students will demonstrate their...
Using the Local Environment: Using local maps
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  • Maps
  • Middle School
<p>Fieldwork activities taking an in-depth look at the landscape and features of a single grid square on an OS map. How farmers make decisions...
3D Weather Chart
Social_Studies_Team 
Updated: 
2016
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This activity constructs a three dimensional weather chart. It allows you to include types of clouds and different weather systems.