Fertile Crescent

Active Learning | Entry Level

Subject: Social Studies

Objectives

  • Students will be able to identify the location of the Fertile Crescent.
  • Students will find various locations around the globe.
  • Students will label various locations on a map.

Procedure

  • Students will use Google Earth on the Smart Board to identify the location of the Fertile Crescent.
  • Students will use Google Earth on the Smart Board to find various locations around the globe.
  • Students will use Sheppard Software on the Smart Board to label various locations on a map.
  • Students will locate and label various locations individually on paper maps.

Technology Present

  • Smart Board
  • Google Earth

Grade Level: 3-5

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Video Reference Number: 1044

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