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Geography: Maps and Globes

World Geography

  • Students will utilize their geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography.

    • 3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, South America, Arctic Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean, Pacific Ocean, and Southern Ocean.

    • 3.07 Identify and locate major countries, including: Brazil, China, Egypt, France, Great Britain, India, Italy, Japan, Russia, and Spain.

    • 3.08 Identify major physical features of the world, including: rivers (Amazon and Nile), mountains and ranges (Alps, Andes, and Himalayas), deserts (Gobi and Sahara), bodies of water (Mediterranean Sea and Straits of Magellan), and landforms (Great Barrier Reef and Niagara Falls).

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