Mr. Liss's 7th Grade Social Studies Website

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Geography Webquest

Step 1:  Vocabulary Notes

  Get a copy of your notes in Google Classroom.  Review your notes.  When you are done we will complete a visual review of the terms as a class.  NEWSELA article to follow.

Step 2:  Learning about Latitude & Longitude

Learn about latitude and longitude.  Get the notes in Google Classroom.  We will review the notes together. 

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

Complete a graded Google form found in the classroom.   

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

Complete a short, graded Google Form about globes and hemispheres found in the classroom.

Step 8:  Play Hangman!

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

Enter hogdebaffjab to play.