Mapping Project BEGINS TODAY!!!!. Mr. Steadhams World Geography. Get out your Agenda Important Dates: Rough Draft of Map Project Due Friday 10-11 for Period 2 Final Map Due Wednesday 10-16 for Period 2 Final Writing Due Friday 10-18 For Period 2. Mr. Steadhams World Geography. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
Mr. Steadhams World Geography
Mr. SteadhamsWorld GeographyMapping ProjectBEGINS TODAY!!!!Get out your AgendaImportant Dates:Rough Draft of Map Project DueFriday 10-11 for Period 2Final Map DueWednesday 10-16 for Period 2Final Writing DueFriday 10-18 For Period 2Mr. SteadhamsWorld GeographyWhen Making a Map What Do We Need to Think About?Its Your World!(Mapping Project)
Items Your Map Must Have!A TitleA Compass RoseA Scale BarA Legend/KeyMajor PointsResourcesMust be Color Coordinated
Its Your World!(Mapping Project)1st Step for the ProjectYou are going to pick a location from the Map of the Cretaceous Period of the Earth that you will settle your tribe. (See Next Slide For Original Map)You will make a detailed map of the area that you have chosen. Labeling all the major points and possible resources. You may have to use your imagination as to what would be there, but be aware that you will have to account for why you believed it would be there. Ex. Coal would not be found in a wet swampy area, or trees in a dessert.This Will be DUE:Rough Draft of Map Project DueFriday 10-11
5Its Your World!(Mapping Project)2nd Step for the ProjectOnce your map is complete you will need to:Write a report telling me why you chose this area.This needs to be a minimum of 3 paragraphs: One about the area such as resources and materials that drew you to the area.What would life be like in the area? What challenges or benefits come from the area?What Needs/Resources would your tribe have to find elsewhere?
This should be roughly a page worth of information typed. Its Your World!(Mapping Project)3rd Step for the ProjectOnce your map is complete you will need to:Last you must research where your location would be now in the Modern World.What resources would you really have?Estimate if you think your tribe would have been able to survive living in the location you picked.Tell me what adaptations they would have had to make to survive. This should be roughly a page worth of information typed. Its Your World!(Mapping Project)Final Look of the Project
One Page Typed (At Least) telling me about why the area was chosen and life in that area.
One Page Typed (At Least) telling me about the area chosen now in the modern world, and how and why your Tribe would have lived on till today.
Final Map DueWednesday 10-16Final Writing DueFriday 10-18THIS IS A 200 POINT PROJECT!!!!