Thinking Geographically Presentation
Five Basic Themes of Geography
Applying The Five Basic Themes -
Ladner Example
Applying The Five Basic Themes - Student Activity
Physical Regions of Canada Activity Idea
Thinking Geographically Activity:

Teacher PowerPoint 

Student Activity Questions

Map of NHL Cities 1982 - no scale

Map of NHL Cities 2010 - no scale 

Map of NHL Cities 1982 - scale

Map of NHL Cities 2010 - scale  

UN Human Development Index Activity:

Student Activity Questions

World _Map

Teacher Key

Backgrounder Activities / Information:

Development Overview

Four Categories of Industry Student Activity

Why Do LDCs Face Obstacles to Development?
Student Activity*   
Teacher Key

*Note: Largely based upon an excerpt from  An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape 8th edition by James M. Rubenstein ISBN # 0-13-142939-6 p. 321 to 327.

"200 Years That Changed The World" YouTube

National Geographic - 7 billion
Question Sheet

Teacher Key

Globalization - Where Was It Made Activity?
Student Activity

Group Master List and Participation Accountability

Teacher Marking Sheet

Debt, Deficit, Surplus

Canada Federal Debt Clock

US National Debt Clock


US Debt In Depth and World Debt Clocks


Documentary - "IOUSA" (condensed 30 min. version) YouTube


US National Debt Road Trip YouTube


Clarke and Dawe - EU Lending Merry-go-round YouTube

Human Geography Web (Unit Introduction)

Major Geography Themes

Social Studies 11 Human Geography Project
Poster Version

Teacher Marking Sheet

Social Studies 11 Human Geography Project
PowerPoint Version

Teacher Marking Sheet

Sample Student PowerPoint


To save YouTube Videos once you have the website address from Youtube:

Format Factory = useful free software to convert videos from one format to another

Note: To insert and play a movie on a PowerPoint slide, could save to "AVI" format

Geography 12 Online with Mr. Mleziva

CBC News In Review
(check to see if your school is receiving the DVDs)

Statistics Canada

US Census Bureau - International Data Base

World Vision - Connect For Teachers
Global Issues Education Resources (Gr. 9 to 12)