What is geography-culture-history

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What is geography-culture-history

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  1. What do you want to be when you grow up?

    Slide 1 - What do you want to be when you grow up?

    • Do you like to learn about other people?
    • Do you like to learn about religions, food and holidays?
    • Do you like to travel?
    • Here is a Job for You!
  2. Essential Question(s): What is the difference between culture, history and geography?

    Slide 2 - Essential Question(s): What is the difference between culture, history and geography?

    • By the end of the lesson, you should be able to define culture, history and geography.
    • State Standards:
    • 7.1. Basic Geographic Literacy
    • Lesson Objectives
  3. Vocabulary

    Slide 3 - Vocabulary

    • History
    • Culture
    • Geography
    • Historian
    • Archaeologist
    • Geographer
  4. History is the study of past events.

    Slide 4 - History is the study of past events.

    • We can improve our understanding of people’s actions and beliefs through the study of history.
    • What is History?
    • Historian: a person who studies the past and writes a chronological record of events.
  5. Why Study History?

    Slide 5 - Why Study History?

    • Be An Informed Citizen
    • What issues concern you?
    • Creation of well paying jobs
    • The war in Iraq
    • Safety from terrorism
    • Safety in your neighborhood
    • Affordable colleges
    • Gas prices
    • Candidates motivation and vision
  6. Make connections to present day

    Slide 6 - Make connections to present day

    • Why Study History?
  7. Make connections to present day

    Slide 7 - Make connections to present day

    • Why Study History?
  8. Why Study History?

    Slide 8 - Why Study History?

    • 57% of Americans 18-24 voted in 2012
  9. What is Culture?

    Slide 9 - What is Culture?

    • The customs, traditions, beliefs and values that a group of people share.
    • It includes language, what they do, eat, make, believe and how they dress.
    • Groups that share these traits are called a cultural group.
    • Archaeologist : studies cultures and how people interact with society
  10. Culture Varies Around the World

    Slide 10 - Culture Varies Around the World

    • Buddhist Monks in Myanmar
    • English Punk Rocker
    • Amish Church
  11. What is Geography?

    Slide 11 - What is Geography?

    • The study of people and places.
    • The study of the earth and its physical and human features.
    • Geographer: studies people and the places where they live
    • Geographers also study how the environment affects people.
  12. Lots of overlap

    Slide 12 - Lots of overlap

    • People
    • Environment
    • Governments
    • Landforms
    • Religion
    • It’s All Connected!
    • Geography
    • History
    • Culture
  13. Slide 13

    • Which would you be studying if you wanted to learn about a specific culture?
    • A World Map
    • The Amish
    • A Tropical Rainforest
    • Quick Check
  14. Slide 14

    • Which would you be studying if you wanted to learn about a specific culture?
    • A World Map
    • The Amish
    • A Tropical Rainforest
    • Quick Check
  15. Slide 15

    • Who studies the past and writes about the events in chronological order?
    • An Archaeologist
    • An Historian
    • A Geographer
    • Quick Check
  16. Slide 16

    • Who studies the past and writes about the events in chronological order?
    • An Archaeologist
    • An Historian
    • A Geographer
    • Quick Check
  17. Essential Question(s): What is the difference between culture, history and geography?

    Slide 17 - Essential Question(s): What is the difference between culture, history and geography?

    • By the end of the lesson, you should be able to define culture, history and geography.
    • State Standards:
    • 7.1. Basic Geographic Literacy
    • Review Objectives
  18. If you are interested in history, culture or geography, research more jobs that relate to these subjects!

    Slide 18 - If you are interested in history, culture or geography, research more jobs that relate to these subjects!

    • Send your ideas to your teacher or bring them to live class!
    • Take it to the Next Level
  19. Next Lesson Preview

    Slide 19 - Next Lesson Preview

    • 5 Themes
    • of Geography
    • Location
    • Place
    • Human Environment Interaction
    • Movement
    • Region