Lesson Plans
Social Studies 7 1st Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/30/2002 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
review what a thematic map is and find examples in the textbook

weather information is due. Students will graph/ map the information
climate maps are due
students are to read pages 71-77 in their textbook

students should be able to define plant communities
what four kinds of vegetation regions
and describe the relationship between plands and environments
students will view differnt vegetations regions and discuss what kidns of plants grow in each.

students will make a chart with the vegetation regions, enviormental factors and types of plants

The study of human geography pages 81-90
dsitinguis popualtion size from population density. read a thematic map on population

identify the causes of rapid popualtion growth in the 20th centruy and from the map where the population growth is

Biome sketch is due
Students will select a country to write a short report on the population and culture. they will include population density, urbanization, religion, language, food, customs and economic activities. They will be given two days to find the information and the report will be due in one week. Does not have to be typed
work on the research report started in class on Thursay