We found 222 resources with the concept continents
Perpetual OceanLesson Planet
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Salty sailors in days gone by used to speak of the seven seas. What they didn't know was that their world was one big ocean! Seaworthy scholars climb aboard an adventure that features the major ocean currents during a lesson from PBS's...
Latitude and Longitude Differentiated Lesson PlanLesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Scholars warm-up their map skills with a discussion using location words to describe familiar places. An engaging video informs class members about latitude and longitude. Three leveled activities extend the learning experience for...
Continental Movement Over the Past 200 Million YearsLesson Planet
1 min 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Go for a ride on the continental drift. A video animation shows the movement of land over a period of 200 million years. The lesson instructor explains the shift during the animation and gives pupils a unique viewing perspective to...
An Introduction to Jared Diamond's Guns, Germs, and SteelLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Could geography really be the most logical explanation for the success rate of any given population? Jared Diamond makes his anthropological contention in his 1997 publication Guns, Germs, and Steel. A short explores his main points and...
Plate Tectonics: Kindergarten Lesson Plans and ActivitiesLesson Planet
K CCSS: Adaptable
This unit focuses primarily on plate tectonics and plate boundaries surrounding continents. It contains pre- and post-lab sections that walk young geologists through plate movements in order to visualize what's going on inside Earth.
The Seven Continents Scavenger HuntLesson Planet
1st - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Who doesn't enjoy an engaging scavenger hunt? Here, scholars listen to, and discuss, the informative text, Where is my Continent? by Robin Nelson. They then explore the seven continents and four major oceans using Google Earth.
Map Skills 101Lesson Planet
3rd - 6th
Have you ever heard the mnemonic memory trick, Never Eat Soggy Waffles? Often, teachers find this helpful when teaching their students the four cardinal directions (North, East, South, and West). This is the first thing you need to know in order to become an excellent map reader. Here is a collection of lessons and worksheets for exploring and learning how to read different types of maps.
Earth 100 Million Years From NowLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 8th
100 million years and counting. See how the earth has changed over the past 100 million years. An image rich clip narrated not by voice but by explanatory text for learners to read. They listen to a dynamic music score, watch the earth...