AIM: How does Geography relate to our everyday lives? Do Now: Answer the following question in your notebook. How often do you use Geography in your daily life? The Five Themes of Geography
What is Geography? The study of the relationship between the people and the earth.
The Five (5) Themes of Geography • Location • Place • Human-Environment Interactions • Movement • Regions
Location • Where am I? • Where was I in relation to someone in the Bronx?
Place • What makes school at BETA different than School in Egypt?
Human-Environment Interactions • How do People interact to their environment? • Depended on It? • Modify It? • Adapt to It? The Nile River - Egypt
Movement • How do people move from one place to another? • Today? • In Ancient Times? • In Prehistoric Times? • How do goods/ideas travel from one place to another?
region Formal Why do we call the The Bronx, The Bronx? By Government or Administration Why do we call this school: Bronx Engineering & Technology Academy? Purpose For a Specific Need What do we call the area in the middle between Europe, Africa, and the Asia Minor (The East)? People’s View Make it easier to Explain
Review: The Five (5) Themes of Geography • Location__________________ • Place__________________ • Human-Environment Interactions__________________ • Movement__________________ • Regions ___________________
The Five (5) Themes of Geography • Location Where are you? • PlaceWhere you are as compared to Someone Else • Human-Environment InteractionsHow You Interact with your surroundings (Environment) • MovementHow you move from place to place • RegionsWhat name we call a place for others