Understanding Geography DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC776559
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 25
Copyright: 2004

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Teacher's Guide
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By observing landforms and cultures worldwide, students get a solid grounding in this important subject. Segments include:
  • What is Geography?: Explains why the study of geography helps us understand the world around us.
  • Geography Tools and Map Skills: Focuses on one of the best-known tools of geographers: the map.
  • Ever-Changing Earth: Investigates the super-continent Pangaea and how the Earth's tectonic plates shifted to create the modern continents.
  • Sri Lanka: Two Cultures, One Country: Portrays the Sinhalese and Tamil cultures, and documents how they co-exist in this Asian nation.
  • Mauritius: How an Island Gains Ground: Explores how a small island country successfully met economic challenges.