AP Human Geography Aug.1-9

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Posted by reasonh | Posted in AP Human Geography | Posted on July 31, 2019

)Thursday Aug. 1

  1. Welcome!!
  2.  Introduction to AP Human Geography
  3.  Discuss syllabus and course expectations
  4. Parent letter and AP Exam information
  5. video clip: What is AP Human Geography??
  6.  Discuss mental mapping and assign your own mental map which will be due on Monday

AP Human syllabus fall 2019(new)

Homework:
1. Study for World and U.S. regions map quiz
2. Work on Unit 1 Vocab.
2. Read Hillbilly Elegy

Homework:

  1. Read over syllabus and expectations
  2.  Mental Mapping activity
  3.  Get a copy of Hillbilly Elegy if you don’t already have it and begin reading- assignment will be later in the semester

Friday Aug. 2

  1. Maps that Tell a story
  2. Discuss projections
  3. Basics of cartography
  4.  Assign World and U.S. map regions for map quiz on Wed. Aug. 7
  5. Assign Unit Vocab.- Quiz will be Friday Aug. 9

Homework:

1.Mental Mapping activity

2.Get a copy of Hillbilly Elegy if you don’t already have it and begin reading- assignment will be later in   the semester

3. Work on your map regions of the World and U.S.

4. Work on Unit 1 Vocab.

Monday Aug. 5

  1. Turn in your mental maps and share
  2. Notes over the 5 Themes in Geography
  3. Analyze 5 Themes of Geography and examples
  4. Read 5 Themes of Geography article and questions

Homework:

1.  Study for World and U.S. regions map quiz

2. Work on Unit 1 Vocab.

2. Read Hillbilly Elegy

Tuesday Aug. 6

  1. Applying aspects of Geography skills
  2. Notes over scale and scale models
  3. Video: Power of Place

Homework:
1. Study for World and U.S. regions map quiz
2. Work on Unit 1 Vocab. for Friday’s Quiz
3. Read Hillbilly Elegy

Wed. Aug. 7

  1. World and U.S. regions map quiz
  2. TODALSIGS activity
  3.  Notes over regions of the World and U.S.
  4. Work on Unit 1 Vocab.

Homework:

1. Study for Unit 1 Vocab.

2. Read Hillbilly Elegy

Thursday Aug. 8

  1. Notes over GIS systems
  2. Video Ted Talk and questions
  3. Case Study:  GIS and Hurricane Maria

Homework:

Study for Unit 1 Vocab. Quiz

Friday Aug. 10

  1. Unit 1 Vocab Quiz
  2. Location Service debate
  3. Notes over diffusion,distribution, and density
  4. Map activity analysis

Homework:

Review notes over Unit 1 – Unit 1 Test will be on Wed. Aug. 14

Read Hillbilly Elegy

 

 

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