Lesson

 

 

We haven’t worked on geography to any length for a little, so being in an area that we haven’t studied from that perspective we will study Springfield:

5 themes:
http://study.com/academy/lesson/what-are-the-five-themes-of-geography.html

After watching the above clip, write out on paper each 5 themes. Then begin to answer those themes for Springfield. Finally, look up the history of Springfield, what makes this area unique, who was here before etc.

Then, find several different pictures of the city (aerial) and look to see what and how the city has change:

https://www.google.com/search?q=aerial+pictures+of+springfield+mo&rlz=1CALEAG_enUS704US707&espv=2&biw=1366&bih=655&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjd5p_sxt_QAhXCTCYKHbnHCiMQ_AUIBigB#imgrc=_
http://www.news-leader.com/picture-gallery/news/local/ozarks/2014/07/04/historic-aerial-views-of-springield-in-the-1950s/12217431/

Bonus points for finding interesting trivia of the city!

History of Geography (2 subjects in 1!)

http://nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/geography/

Finish up with your coding project

 

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