MOTIVATION! WE ALL NEED IT . FAST FIVE record answers in your notes. What’s the name of the song playing? What is the name of the musical group? How do you describe where things are? What tools do you use to describe where things are? What do GIS and GPS stand for?.
OBJ: TO THINK GEOGRAPHICALLY BY LEARNING & IDENTIFYING EARLY GEOGRAPHERS AND THEIR METHODS
PLACE: SPECIFIC LOCATION
REGION: AREA OF EARTH DISTINGUISHED BY COMBINATION OF CULTURAL & PHYSICAL FEATURES
SCALE: RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PORTION OF EARTH BEING STUDIED & EARTH AS A WHOLE
UHS – PLACE, REGION, SCALE
TYPES OF SCALESMALL SCALE SHOWS A LARGER AREA ON THE EARTH’S SURFACE W/LESS DETAILLARGE SCALE SMALLER AREA BUT W/MORE DETAILRATIO OR FRACTION 1/1,000WRITTEN: 1 INCH = 1 MILEGRAPHIC: BAR LINE
Holi is a festival celebrated by Hindus around the world. Holi marks the beginning of spring, and is usually celebrated at the end of February or early March. Participants in a Holi festival often throw brightly colored powder and scented water at each other.