Mr. Liss's 7th Grade Social Studies Website

Where history comes alive!

Geography Webquest

Step 1:  Vocabulary Notes


  Click on the map to get your notes then copy and rename the file. If you don't wish to rename your file you can get the notes in Google Classroom.

Step 2:  Learning about Latitude & Longitude


Learn about latitude and longitude.  Click on the grid to get a copy of class notes.  We will review the notes together.  If you don't wish to rename your file you can get the notes in Google Classroom. 



Step 3:  Reviewing Latitude and Longitude


Click on the picture to watch this YouTube video about longitude and latitude.  If you are not humming this mildly annoying song by the end we will be impressed.

Step 4:  Applying What You Have Learned


Click on the picture to complete a graded Google form.   

Step 5:  Plotting Points


After we review how to plot points in class, click on each link to practice plotting points.  Remember, x-axis (latitude) comes before y-axis (longitude).  The games get progressively more challenging.

Step 6:  Review the Continents and Oceans


Click on the map to review the continents and oceans.

Step 7:  Globes and Hemispheres


Click on the picture to complete a short, graded Google Form about globes and hemispheres.



Step 7:  Play Hangman!


Quiz your knowledge of geography terms by playing hangman.  The song on this website rocks!


Enter hogdebaffjab to play.