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Applying Geography to Real Life. Review. There are 5 Themes of Geography: P- R- I- M- E-. Place and Location Region Interaction Movement Environment. P- Place and Location. There are two types of location: Absolute Location - An exact location e.g. Brampton, Ontario N 43° W 79°

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Review
Review

  • There are 5 Themes of Geography:

    P-

    R-

    I-

    M-

    E-

Place and Location

Region

Interaction

Movement

Environment


P place and location
P- Place and Location

  • There are two types of location:

    Absolute Location- An exact location

    e.g. Brampton, Ontario N 43° W 79°

    Relative Location- In relation to another place

    e.g. Northwest of Toronto, Southern Ontario, Near Mississauga


R region
R- Region

  • There are 3 main types of regions:

    Human- How many people live there?

    e.g. rural, suburban, urban?

    Physical- What does the land look like?

    e.g. mountains, desert, forest

    Functional- What is the land used for?

    e.g. port, housing, industry


I interaction
I- Interaction

  • Humans interact with the environment

  • Humans can change the environment (pollution, hunting, destroying habitats, planting trees, introducing new species)

  • Interactions can change ecosystems, food chains, climate


M movement
M- Movement

  • There are three main types of movement:

    Earth/Environment

    e.g. Earthquakes, storms, mudslides

    People/Objects

    e.g. evacuation, transportation, shipments

    Ideas

    e.g. new ideas, internet, learning, discussing observations


E environment
E- Environment

The environment is made up of 4 main components:

  • Atmosphere- air

  • Lithosphere- soil

  • Hydrosphere- water

  • Biosphere- living plants/animals


Apply this to real life
Apply this to real life

  • Watch this video about jellyfish

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eyCigZ_bsTM

  • Think about how this relates to Geography

  • Look for examples of PRIME


Apply this to real life1
Apply this to real life

  • Read this article about how jellyfish are becoming a problem

    http://www.thestar.com/news/article/1056447 or

    http://myclassu.peelschools.org/ele/7/19644/Lessons/Geography/Back to Growing jellyfish invasion oozes across southern U.pdf

  • Think about how this relates to Geography

  • Look for examples of PRIME

  • Fill out the PRIME organizerhttp://myclassu.peelschools.org/ele/7/19644/Lessons/Geography/Exploring the 5 themes of Geography.pdf

  • Check your answers http://myclassu.peelschools.org/ele/7/19644/Lessons/Geography/PRIMEjellyfish.pdf


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