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National Geographic Xpeditions

Xpeditions is home to the U.S. National Geography Standards—and to thousands of ideas, tools, and interactive adventures that bring them to life. All of the activities on Xpeditions were designed to meet the needs of people with different learning styles. The site is divided into Lesson Plans, Activities, Interactive Exhibition Hall, Atlas and K-12 Geography standards. Resources are easy to locate using the search engine and the maps are printable.

Published by National Geographic in 1998-2008

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Curriculum Information For Resource

Snapshot
Grade Level(s):K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Junior/Community College, University, All
Curriculum Areas:Geography
History/Social Science
Themes/Keywords: Civilization
Ecology
Geography
Migration


Vocabulary
Migration, Perspective, Eco-cycle, Economy, Resources, Ancestors, Terrain


Essential Question(s)
1. How can human actions modify the physical environment?
2. What are the physical and human characteristics of places?

Discussion Question(s)
1. How can we use geography to interpret the past?
2. Describe a migration of human population.

Extension and Activities
1. Social Studies: Use geography to interpret the past and present.
2. Math: Use maps to make charts showing the natural resources of a region of the world.
3. Language Arts: Give examples from literature that demonstrate the physical and human characteristics of places.


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