Sunday, April 21, 2019
Home > GEOGRAPHY (CGC 1D1) > GEOGRAPHY OF CANADA (COURSE INFORMATION)

GEOGRAPHY OF CANADA (COURSE INFORMATION)


GEOGRAPHY OF CANADA


This course examines interrelationships within and between Canada's natural and human systems and how these systems interconnect with those in other parts of the world. Students will explore environmental, economic, and social geographic issues relating to topics such as transportation options, energy choices, and urban development. Students will apply the concepts of geographic thinking and the geographic inquiry process, including spatial technology, to investigate various geographic issues and to develop possible approaches for making Canada a more sustainable place in which to live.

.


COURSE INFORMATION FOR STUDENTS


.

Geography Course Information Sheet (Feb. 4)

Canadian Geography Overview (HW: Feb. 4)

Learning Skills and Note Book Check (HW: Feb. 4)

.

GEOGRAPHY FIELD TRIP

Walking Tour of Downtown Toronto (Form)

Downtown Walking Tour Scavenger Hunt (Assignment)

(Wednesday, May 1, 2019)

.


INTRODUCTION TO CANADIAN GEOGRAPHY


.

Welcome to Geography PPT (Feb. 5)

BINGO Class Activity (Feb. 7)

What is Geography? (Feb. 5)

.

Online Canadian Citizenship Quiz

(Citizenship Challenge)

.

Mind Map of Canada Activity (Feb. 5)

10 Reasons to Study Geography (Feb. 5)

Exploring the Atlas

.

Intro to Canadian Geography! (HW: Feb. 7)

Intro to World Geography! (HW: Feb. 7)

(Homework Activity)

.

5 Themes of Geography PPT (Copy)

5 Themes Stations Activity (HW: Feb. 8)

Apply Your Knowledge: Stations # 1 - 10 (HW: Feb. 8)

1. Place

2. Location

3. Regions

4. Movement

5. Human/Environment Interactions

.

.

An Introduction to Geography (Reading)

(Geography in Action)

.

TEXTBOOK HOMEWORK: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8

HW: Define the 4 Geographic Concepts: (Page: 2 - 8)

HW: Answer Questions 1 - 3 (Page: 4)

1. Interrelationships

2. Spatial Significance

3. Patterns and Trends

4. Geographic Perspective

.