S: Little Tommy's Lesson By Tristan Haight
FC: Little Tommy's Lesson | By Tristan Haight
1: Everyday Little Tommy goes to school. Tommy hated school,"I hate school!" said Tommy. "Please mom, please dad. Don't make me go to school.
2: "Go to school now Tommy" said Tommy's mom,Cindy. Once at school Tommy was mad as can be.Today Tommy's teacher,Ms.Johnson, told Tommy and his class that... "We are learning the Five Themes of Geography." said Ms.Johnson.
3: "The only thing I hate more than school is geography. After school today I am running away, and I don't care where" Thought Tommy | "We cant live without geography because..." Ms.Johnson says as she starts her lecture.
4: After school Cindy,Tommy's mom, couldn't find Tommy and was worried.She called her family and friends to start a search party. She also called the school for any leads, but none where found.
5: Some way, some how, Tommy ended up in Evansville.Far for a boy started at Whitesville ELementry School. | Caption: Located at the bottom left hand corner.
6: It was getting late and Tommy is getting hungry. Tommy wanted to go home. So Tommy use the five themes of geography to help him get home.
7: Tommy looked and found a map to see where he is. Tommy found out that he was in Evansville. Tommy used a map to find his relative location and his place.
8: Tommy knew the region well because Tommy's grandparents lives in Evansville.
9: So Tommy used human-environment interaction to find his way to the police by using sign.
10: After Tommy explained everything, a cop named Charles Howard toke Tommy to his grandparents house in his cop car (movement). Once they got to the house there was a note. The note said...
11: "If you find this note Tommy please call us. Everyone in the family is looking for you." Tommy call called his grandparents and told them where he was and and how he found them, when the family couldn't.
12: When Tommy came home his mom ask, "How did u find us when we couldn't find you?" "I used the Five Themes of Geography," answered Tommy.
13: Tommy now love going to school and geography. Tommy even wants to be a geography teacher.
14: Glossary Location - Where is it? Place - Ia an area that is defined by everything in it. Region - Is an area that is defined by certain similar characteristics.
15: Movement - The way people, products, information, and ideas move from one place to another. Human-Environment Interaction- How people adapt to the environment and how the change it.
16: Siting http://www.ttsd.k12.or.us/district/transportation/schoolbus1.jpg http://www.antiquequiltdating.com/Quilts_and_the_Underground_Railroad_Revisited_-_Interview_with_Historian_Giles_R._Wright.html http://www.waterworkssupplies.com/images/3states.gif http://geography.mrdonn.org/5themes-definitions.html
17: http://www.onthemovearoundeurope.org/2005/family/hungary/images%20-%20family/grandparents.gif http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5085/5342243977_e6df2c3c5f_z.jpg http://geography.pppst.com/banner_fivethemes.gif