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Syllabus - World Geography

                                                              







Instructor: Connie Sutter-Roemer


Location:    Room 11


Texts:         World Geography by Richard G. Boehm                                    

           

          National Geographic Magazine

           

                   Rand McNally World Facts & Maps



Course Description:


This one year course is an elective for high school students.  Students will study the physical, cultural, political and economic geography in two phases.  First, they will study the earth and its people. Secondly, they will conduct a closer study of individual countries using the Five Themes of Geography:


1.  Location                            4.  Region

2. Place                                   5.  Human / Environment Interaction

3. Movement


Grading Scale:


 Same as my other courses (see Student Handbook)



Course Outline:


     Unit 1  Looking at the World & Basic Geography Skills


     Unit 2   U.S. and Canada


     Unit 3  Latin America (Central & South America)

     

     Unit 4  Europe


     Unit 5  Russia and the Eurasian Republics


     Unit 6  North Africa and Southwest Asia (aka the Middle East)


     Unit 7  Africa South of the Sahara


     Unit 8  South Asia


     Unit 9  East Asia


     Unit 10  Southeast Asia


     Unit 11  Australia, Oceania and Antarctica