UNIT 1 Georgia Geography and the Prehistoric Period. UNIT 1 ESSENTIAL QUESTION: How can I describe Georgia with regard to physical features and location?. UNIT 1 GEOGRAPHY of GEORGIA. LOCATION GEOGRAPHIC REGIONS PHYSICAL FEATURES.
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UNIT 1 ESSENTIAL QUESTION:
The student will understand that location affects a society’s economy, culture, and development.Why are different places in the world very different from one another?How would you describe the location of Georgia to someone who lives in Saudi Arabia? Canada? California?
Essential Question #1:
How would you describe the location of Polk County in the state of Georgia?
How would you describe the location of Rockmart Middle School in Polk County?
SS8G1bDescribe the five geographic regions of Georgia; include the Blue Ridge Mountains, Valley and Ridge, Appalachian Plateau, Piedmont, and Coastal Plain.
Essential Question #2:
- Appalachian Plateau
- Valley and Ridge
- Blue Ridge Mountains
- Coastal Plains
Which color represents the high elevation of mountains?
Which part of the state is highest in elevation?
What direction do many of the rivers flow?
SS8G1cLocate and evaluate the importance of key physical features on the development of Georgia; include the Fall Line, Okefenokee Swamp, Appalachian Mountains, Chattahoochee and Savannah Rivers, and barrier islands.
Essential Question #3: