Tuesday, 22 November 2016

Working with Thematic Maps

There are many types of maps.  Today, we will look at relief maps that show topography, population maps that show density, and different types of thematic maps.

Look at the thematic maps slide show.  What does each map show us?


Look at the following maps of the United States.




What does each dot, or each color, represent?  Based on the maps, write down one statement/observation and one question about the following topics:

Race/ethnicity
Income
Housing/Families
Education

Friday, 18 November 2016

Physical Maps

Use to learn the  physical places names on the map. Put on the map, with Paint or the Gimp, names of the physical reliefs.

Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Water Cycle

Explain to Ross how is the Water Cycle.

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Vocabulary Unit 3. Water

Unit 3
  • Water Cycle
  • Fresh water
  • Groundwater
  • Flow
  • Basin
  • Tributary
  • Source
  • Glacier
  • Lake
  • River
  • Canal
  • Reservoir
  • Dam
  • Hidroelectric power station
  • Salinity
  • Warm current
  • Cold current
  • Tide
  • Wave
  • High tide
  • Low tide
  • Lagoon
  • Inland sea
  • Ocean current
  • Aquifer
  • Spring
  • Drinking water
  • Iceberg
  • Drought
  • Flood
  • Water Pollution
  • Acid rain
Homework:
  • You have to look for the meaning of these words and write them in english;
You need to know these words and your meanings for the next exam. I´m going to ask you.