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Geography

Course Syllabus for Around the World in Nine Weeks

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Course Syllabus

Schedule for Summer 2019

WeekDate of ChatTopic
1June 12Introduction to Geography •Biomes and Biospheres • Basic Map Skills • Antarctica
2June 19Tundra, Grasslands, Broadleaf forests • Areal and Satellite Data • North America
3June 26Dry Stepps, Rainforests • Natural Resource maps • South America
July 3 Fourth Of July Holiday
4July 10Savanna, Rainforests, Deserts • Climate Charts • Africa
5July 17Semi-arid Deserts • Agriculture and Crops • Western Asia
6July 24Alpine, Montaine, and Monsoon Jungles • Static Data: Lists, Tables, Graphs • Eastern Asia and India
7July 31Mediterranean, Broadleaf, Montaine • Dynamic Data: Timelines and Historical Maps • Europe
8August 7The Oceans • Geological Activity • Australia
9August 14Interactions • Relationships • The Global World [Student Reports]