Standard of Study:
SS7G5 The student will locate selected features in Southwestern Asia (Middle East).
a. Locate on a world and regional political-physical map: Euphrates River, Jordan River, Tigris River, Suez Canal, Persian Gulf, Strait of Hormuz, Arabian Sea, Red Sea, and Gaza Strip.
b. Locate on a world and regional political-physical map the nations of Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey.
Students will be completing a "Great Amazing Race" map activity Monday and Tuesday (and Wednesday if time is needed) using their elbow partner.
Thursday students will be completing a "Almost There Quiz" to determine where their weaknesses are prior to the Map Test on Friday. Students making an 85 or higher on the "Almost There Quiz" may opt to not take the test on Friday.
Map attachment to study for the test on Friday:
Download Map-of-middle-east-1 REMEMBER: Only the physical features and nations listed within the standard are going to be tested. (See the standard listed at the beginning of the post.)