FC: Take a cruise with The Six Essential Elements of Geography
1: Table of Contents | The World In Spatial Terms Places & Regions Physical Systems Human Systems Environment & Society The Uses of Geography
2: Absolute Location: A way of describing the position of an object or place on the surface of the Earth Relative Location: The location of something or someone relative to other features | The World in Spatial Terms
3: The World in Spatial Terms has to do with Absolute Location and Relative Location.
4: A place is a broad explanation of a location that doesn't really give a specific definition of where it is A region is a big or small part of Earth that has similar characteristics
5: Places & Regions
6: This is basically the shape and characteristics on the surface of the Earth. Physical Systems also has something to do with climate.
7: Physical Systems
9: Humans can change their climate, environment, etc.. in the blink of an eye. We can turn beautiful forests into blazing fires, we can turn blue fish-filled oceans into dead oil-filled oceans. We have a HUGE impact on geography. | Human
11: Environmental Society | Environmental Society basically has to do with how society(social group or people) affect their environment. We can turn the rain forest into plains because we cu down so many trees.
12: You can use Geography to locate or find where people or places are. Locate where you are Make maps Help you get around better Geography just builds up your knowledge on where cities, landmarks, and a lot of other things are. It's very useful.
13: The Uses of Geography
14: Resources " Free Teacher Resources." Discovery Education. Discovery Communications, LLC, 2011. Web. 23 Jan 2011. http:www.discoveryeducation.com-teachers/ van Raaij , Michiel. "Icongraphy." Eikongraphia. N.p., n.d. Web. 23 Jan 2011.