Geography Lesson Plans in Middle School Social Studies

Find free Middle School Social Studies Lesson Plans on Geography.
Navigation scheme of work
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  • Maps
  • Middle School
scheme of work for Navigation; map reading
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...
Mapping Our World Lesson 1
Oxfam 
Updated: 
2016
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Lesson 1 - What is a Globe ? Activities introducing pupils to maps and the globe .
Traidcraft Schools: Mapping Trade
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  • Maps
  • Middle School
In this lesson the class uses atlases to construct a map of the world and graphical techniques to record physical and human landmarks. They then...
Contour Modelling
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  • Maps
  • Middle School
I used this resource with a class new to OS map work and who were stuggling to grasp the concept of contour lines.I drew a series of contour lines...
Discovering Rainforest Locations
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Students will combine information from various world maps in order to create their own maps of tropical rainforest locations, learning how living and...
Lesson Plan: Plotting Earthquakes
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In this activity, students will learn how to plot earthquakes on a map by exploring recent earthquake activity in California and Nevada.
Moving Messages - Pop Videos
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
In this lesson plan, students are challenged to develop a persuasive message by writing, filming and editing a video relating world population at 7...
Gender Equality: Lesson Stories
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Gender Equality: Lesson Stories include a Visual Aids section with maps and photos, and a statistical table on Bangladesh, Indonesia, and Chad. These...