Geography Homeschool Curriculum

Used OUR 50 STATES A FAMILY ADVENTURE ACROSS AMERICA (USED)

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"As I've traveled our great country, I have been struck again and again by its beauty and variety and reminded of how rich our history is. Travel a few miles in any direction, and you'll encounter an amazing story that helps explain all the multitude of ways our country came to be." -- Lynne Cheney

Lynne Cheney and Robin Preiss Glasser, creators of the bestselling America: A Patriotic Primer and A is for Abigail: An Almanac of Amazing American Women, take you on an unforgettable tour of America -- from the Everglades of Florida to the grasslands of Kentucky to the Sierra Mountains of California.

Listening to her grandchildren's enthusiastic account of all they saw and did on a family road trip inspired Lynne Cheney to collaborate with Robin Preiss Glasser and create Our 50 States -- the greatest family vacation imaginable. Pack your bags and celebrate our diverse heritage state by state and sea to shining sea in this treasure trove of America's people, places, and history.

A scholar of American history, Mrs. Cheney has drawn on a lifetime of study and travel for Our 50 States. Robin Preiss Glasser has brought her inimitable wit and exuberance to every illustration. Together they have created a joyful book that reminds us how fortunate we are to call America our home.

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9780689867170U
Publication Date: 
2006-10-24
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Used Discovering the World of Geography: Includes Selected National Geography Standards (USED)

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Explore the world with students in grades 4-5 using Discovering the World of Geography. This 128-page book helps students use geographical knowledge and skills to interpret and analyze data. This text covers topics including maps, graphs, hemispheres, seasons, ocean currents, precipitation, and weather maps. The book presents information through activities such as maps, charts, diagrams, and graphs that support National Geography Standards. It also includes assessments and answer keys.
ISBN/SKU: 
1580372279U
Publication Date: 
2003-01-01
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USED MAPPING THE WORLD BY HEART with Student Map Set (Grades 5-12) (USED)

$25.00
If you placed blank sheets of paper in front of your students, could they draw a detailed map of the entire world? It may seem hard to believe, but after exploring the innovative Mapping the World by Heart curriculum, students have a comprehensive knowledge of geography that allows them to map the world entirely from memory!
- Teaches students to draw entirely from memory detailed world maps including the names, borders, mountain ranges, rivers, and major cities of more than 190 countries. - Gets students excited about geography and encourages them to think globally. - Promotes positive student interactions and collaboration, both in small group work and as a class. - Provides teachers with flexible lessons they can easily integrate into their existing curriculum. - Gives students a constructive goal to work towards all year long. Product Format: Designed for grades 5-12, Mapping the World by Heart includes a set of maps and a comprehensive teacher s guide that makes it easy to integrate lessons and activities into any class s existing curriculum. Combining memorization with the real use of knowledge, practice, mnemonics, large and small group activities, and games, Mapping the World by Heart inspires students to study and love geography. The award-winning curriculum is the creation of David J. Smith, a teacher with over 25 years' experience in the middle school classroom. TIME Magazine, NBC s Today Show, the Boston Globe, the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, and the Associated Press have written about David Smith and the great success his curriculum has brought to classrooms across the country. FableVision founder Peter H. Reynolds fell in love with David's breakthrough approach almost 20 years ago. He was with Tom Snyder Productions when they first published Mapping the World by Heart in 1992. At that time, Peter provided the charming illustrations for the teacher s guide, which remain with the product to this day. Recently, Peter and David connected and decided that FableVision Learning was the perfect new home for this innovative and creative geography curriculum. It is with great pleasure that FableVision Learning has added Mapping the World by Heart to its growing collection of tools for your creative classroom. When it was first released, Mapping the World by Heart was awarded the Breaking the Mold Award by the U.S. Department of Education. It has been through nine complete revisions, and is updated regularly. Includes: Comprehensive Teacher s Guide - Contains detailed lesson plans and reproducibles for students. - Three new supplements for teachers who wish to focus on a special area Mapping Canada by Heart, Mapping the U.S. by Heart, and Mapping Mexico by Heart. Reproducible desk-outline maps, 11 x 17 inches - 10 regional maps (Canada, U.S., Mexico, Central America, South America, Africa, Europe, Eastern Europe and North Asia, South Asia, Oceania). - World maps blank grids and filled-in outline maps of the world in each of three projections Mercator, Robinson, and Equirectangular.
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9781891405655U
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Used GEOGRAPHY OF THE FIFTY STATES (USED)

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GEO50STATESU
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Used Geography 1 Teacher Guide, Grades 4 + (USED)

$7.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9781615381258U
Publication Date: 
2012-03-21
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USED STICKER ATLAS OF THE UNITED STATES (USED)

$8.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9781606430125U
Publication Date: 
1900-01-01
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Used Blackbirch Kid's Visual Reference of the World : More Than 2,500 Graphs, Charts, Maps, and Photos (USED)

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ISBN/SKU: 
1567115799U
Publication Date: 
2001-09-01
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USED THE HANDY GOEGRAPHY ANSWER BOOK (USED)

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ISBN/SKU: 
1578591058U
Publication Date: 
1900-01-01
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Used Fury Mustang Map Compass with Magnifier (USED)

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ISBN/SKU: 
766359156408U
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USED CLASSICAL CONVERSTION CYCLE 2 GEOGRAPHY WORLD TRIVIUM AT THE TABLE (USED)

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ISBN/SKU: 
9780996566070U
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USED UNITED STATES 2 EXPLORE ALL 50 STATES (USED)

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ISBN/SKU: 
9781403776136U
Publication Date: 
1900-01-01
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Used Geography, 3rd Grade (USED)

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DK Workbooks: Geography: Third Grade is a great tool to supplement school curriculum help your third grade student learn geography concepts. Level by level, these write-in DK Workbooks: Geography offer at-home practice that kids actually enjoy -- making them ideal supplements to schoolwork. Designed to support the Common Core State Standards, this series is developed with leading educational experts to build confidence and understanding. Each leveled workbook, for children ages three through nine, is packed with activities and challenges, offering the beneficial repetition and cumulative learning that lead to mastery. Fact boxes on each page give a simple overview of the topics being covered, helping children get their bearings, review the basics, and often see an example of the task at hand. The exercises themselves reinforce key geography topics, including: map reading, compass directions, continents, countries and states, borders, bodies of water, and more.
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9781465428493U
Publication Date: 
2015-03-10
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Used 50 Us States and Territories Geography Activity Book (USED)

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$7.00
Take students in grades 5 and up on a road trip across the United States with 50 U.S. States and Territories! This 128-page comprehensive text includes basic statistics for each state and territory, flag illustrations, and review questions. The book is a captivating way to reinforce classroom lessons and reading comprehension. It also includes a U.S. outline map, map exercises, answer keys, and a bibliography.
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158037140XU
Publication Date: 
2000-05-01
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USED WELCOME TO THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF GEOGRAPHY TEXTBOOK (Newly Revised) (USED)

$22.00
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9780982527603U
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Used Oceans Hands On Approach To Geograhpy (USED)

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-- This series looks at the physical world from a scientific, geographical, and historical point of view.
-- Maps, diagrams, experiments, landscape models, and projects help kids understand the concepts of earth science.
-- Step-by- step explanations of basic geographical principles.
-- An invaluable science series for school and home.
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1587282550U
Publication Date: 
2000-04-08
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USED A CHILD'S GEOGRAPHY VOLUME IV EXPLORE MEDIEVAL KINGDOMS (USED)

$20.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9781932786545U
Publication Date: 
1900-01-01
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USED WORLD GEOGRAPHY GRADES 5-8 (USED)

$9.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9780743937993U
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Used My Awesome Japan Adventure : A Diary About the Best 4 Months Ever! (USED)

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*Picked as one of the best books of 2013 by the Association of Booksellers for Children*

A perfect introduction to Japanese culture for kids, My Awesome Japan Adventure is the diary of an American fifth grader who travels to Japan to spend four exciting months with a Japanese family as an exchange student. He records all his adventures in this diary so that he can tell his friends back home about what he did and saw during his time in Japan. With the help of a Japanese foster brother and sister, he visits a Ninja village, tries new foods, learns brush painting, and gets the inside scoop on daily life in a Japanese school. Readers of all ages will love experiencing life in Japan from a kid's point of view!

Dan's adventures include: My First Week of School, Visiting a Ninja Village, Fun with Origami, Practicing Aikido, Making Mochi, and much more... As a multicultural children's book, My Awesome Japan Adventure is perfect for kids who want to explore another culture and have fun in the process!

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9784805312162U
Publication Date: 
2013-11-05
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USED BASIC MAP SKILLS MIDDLE/UPPER GRADES (USED)

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ISBN/SKU: 
1557081891U
Publication Date: 
1900-01-01
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Used Rand Mcnally Historical Atlas of the World (USED)

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$6.00
The Historical Atlas of the World presents important periods and turning points in 5,000 years of world history in over 100 pages of thematic maps.

Atlas features:

2015 copyright "€" updated to include recent world events like the Arab Spring & changes in U.S. relations with Cuba

Presents major periods of world history through more than 100 bold, colorful maps

Thematic maps include literacy, languages, religions, and more

Includes a section on benefits of using the atlas

112 pages, paperback, 8" x 10"

ISBN/SKU: 
9780528014475U
Publication Date: 
2015-07-30
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Used Rand Mcnally Atlas of World Geography (USED)

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Atlas of World Geography ] Grades 6-12

Atlas of World Geography provides engaging and richly illustrated geographic information for secondary students from grades 6-12.

Thematic maps, graphs and charts help present a more complete portrait of our physical and political world.

Features:

[€[85 pages of detailed physical and political maps

[€[Engaging illustrations, photography, and infographics

[€[35 pages of human and physical world geography maps, graphs, charts, including information on plate tectonics, climate, environments, population and economics

[€[Updated Countries section including flag, capital city, area and population

[€[Glossary of foreign terminology plus comprehensive index to enrich and maximize use of maps

[€[Special continent sections exploring landforms, land cover and use, climate, and continent specific issues and current events

ISBN/SKU: 
9780528017896U
Publication Date: 
2017-05-31
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Used Elementary Geography & Cultures : Parent Lesson Planner (USED)

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Lessons for a 36-week course! Overview This Elementary World History-You Report! PLP contains materials for use with The Big Book of History and Noah s Ark: Thinking Outside the Box (book and DVD). Materials are organized by each book in the following sections: Student Worksheets Weekly Lesson Schedule Answer Keys Features: Each suggested weekly schedule has three easy-to-manage lessons which combine reading, worksheets, and vocabulary-building opportunities. Worksheets are perforated and three-hole punched - materials are easy to tear out, grade, and store. As always, you are encouraged to adjust the schedule and materials as you need to in order to best work within your educational program. Workflow: Students will look at the individual panels of the Big Book of History and then complete the appropriate assignment worksheets in the parent lesson planner. They should be encouraged to complete as many of them as possible, as well as working on those related to the research paper in order to develop these important skills. The goal is to help students develop an understanding of different types of historical events and how they relate to others around the world in the same time period, while seeing clearly how Christian history has always been part of the historical timeline of our world. Lesson Scheduling: The curriculum is designed to be done three days a week over 36 weeks. Two days a week are devoted to working through the Big Book of History timeline. The third day is spent working on a special assignment corresponding with the book Noah s Ark: Thinking Outside the Box. The curriculum is organized so that the sixth week in each section is a review of the material learned the previous five weeks. "
ISBN/SKU: 
9780890518083U
Publication Date: 
2014-05-08
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Used TRAIL GUIDE TO BIBLE GEOGRAPHY TEACHER MANUAL (USED)

$11.00
ISBN/SKU: 
1931397244U
Publication Date: 
2004-04-23
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Used South America (USED)

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Develop geography literacy while learning about the unique characteristics of South America! The 7 Continents: South America helps students learn about South America through fun reading and writing activities. Five geography units cover the following standards-based topics: Section 1: South America in the World Introduces students to the location of South America in the world. South America's Relative Location South America's Hemispheres South America's Absolute Location Using a Projection Map Section 2: Political Divisions of South America Introduces students to the three regions and 12 countries of South America. Population of South America Countries of South America Largest Countries by Area Largest Countries by Population Western South America Population of Western South America Northern South America Population of Northern South America Eastern South America Population of Eastern South America Capital Cities of South America Section 3: Physical Features of South America Students learn about the landforms and bodies of water of South America. South America's Landscape Andes Mountains Highlands of South America Plains of South America Amazon Rainforest Atacama Desert Tierra del Fuego South America's Bodies of Water Amazon River Lake Titicaca Angel Falls Section 4: Valuable Resources of South America Students learn about the various natural resources of South America. Oil in Venezuela Itaipu Dam Mining Metals Agriculture Cattle Llamas and Alpacas Rainforest Resources Amazon Rainforest Wildlife Galapagos Islands Wildlife Section 5: South American Culture Introduces students to the architecture, art, beliefs, and traditions of South American people. Tourist Attractions Arts and Entertainment Religions of South America Native Cultures South American Cuisine Celebrations
ISBN/SKU: 
9781609631277U
Publication Date: 
2011-01-01
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Used Antartica (USED)

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$11.00
Develop geography literacy while learning about the unique characteristics of Antarctica! The 7 Continents: Antarctica helps students learn about Antarctica through engaging reading and writing activities. Five geography units cover the following standards-based topics: Section 1: Antarctica in the World Introduces students to the location of Antarctica in the world. Antarctica's Relative Location Antarctica's Hemispheres Antarctica's Absolute Location Using a Polar Projection Map Section 2: Physical Features of Antarctica Introduces students to the highest, driest, coldest, and iciest continent on the planet. Formation of Antarctica Antarctica's Harsh Landscape East Antarctica West Antarctica Antarctic Mountains Antarctic Ice Antarctica's Bodies of Water Antarctica's Climate Climate Changes in Antarctica Section 3: History of Exploration Students learn about the history of Antarctica's discovery and exploration. Unknown Southern Land Early Exploration Voyage of the Belgica The Heroic Age Race to the South Pole Exploration by Air Section 4: Antarctica Today Students learn about the people who research, visit, and live in Antarctica. Claims to Antarctica Research Stations Women Scientists in Antarctica Antarctic Time Satellite Communications Tourism in Antarctica Section 5: Antarctica's Wildlife Introduces students to the wildlife of Antarctica. Antarctica's Food Web Antarctica Krill Wandering Albatross Penguins of Antarctica Whales of the Southern Ocean Three Antarctic Fish Colossal Squid Creatures of the Deep
ISBN/SKU: 
9781609631314U
Publication Date: 
2011-01-01
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