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5 Themes of Geography: Your Home
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This is a lesson plan to introduce the 5 Themes of Geography. Students will take notes on the 5 Themes and apply them to their school as a whole class. Students will have this example to refer back to when they eventually move on to applying the 5 Themes to where they live!

Subject:
Social Science
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lesson Plan
Author:
Lisa Strader
Date Added:
01/28/2016
Basic Types of Dimensioning Used in Engineering Drawings
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Learners examine the basic types of dimensioning including unidirectional and aligned systems, and linear, aligned, angled, arrowless, chain, datum, chart, tabular, radius, diameter, typical, and reference dimensions.

Subject:
Manufacturing
Material Type:
Interactive
Author:
David Schwid
Francine Nettesheim
Glenn Sokolowski
James Bourassa
John Rosz
Marqulyn Mckinney
Michele Williams
Patrick Hoppe
Steve Whitmoyer
Susan Maloney
Date Added:
06/26/2020
Business English: Researching a New Location
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Do you want to relocate to the UK? This unit will help you with the language difficulties that can arise while providing assistance with the practicalities of taking the decision to relocate. You will also examine the factors that influence that decision including its impact on all those connected with the company from employees to suppliers and customers.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
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Syllabus
Provider:
The Open University
Provider Set:
Open University OpenLearn
Date Added:
09/06/2007
The Crash Scene
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In this lesson, students find their location on a map using Latitude and Longitudinal coordinates. They determine where they should go to be rescued and how best to get there.

Subject:
Engineering
Life Science
Ecology
Forestry and Agriculture
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lesson Plan
Provider:
TeachEngineering
Provider Set:
TeachEngineering
Date Added:
09/18/2014
Drum Roll Please
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Student teams commit to a final decision on the location they recommend for safe underground cavern shelter for the citizens of Alabraska. They prepare and deliver final presentations to defend their final decisions to the class.

Subject:
Engineering
Geology
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
TeachEngineering
Provider Set:
TeachEngineering
Date Added:
09/18/2014
French prepositions cheat sheet
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Prépositions de lieu
This French location prepositions cheat sheet will help students quickly identify French prepositions with graphics illustrating the location of an emoji compared to a box.

Subject:
Languages
Material Type:
Diagram/Illustration
Date Added:
12/13/2018
Giving and Receiving Directions, French, Novice High
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This activity will allow students to practice giving and receiving directions based on locations on a map. Students will also learn how to provide and ask for directions politely.

Subject:
Languages
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Author:
Amber Hoye
Emily Blackburn
Camille Daw
Mimi Fahnstrom
Date Added:
10/28/2019
It is a Pleasure to Meet You, Novice Low, English Foundation
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Students will have a "Meet and Greet Party." They will pretend to be a celebrity and introduce and greet another person. This will help them practice introducing themselves, greeting someone, and answering how they feel and they will also learn greetings for different times of the day.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Languages
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Author:
Amber Hoye
Madi Goertzen
Gabby Bates
Alexis Araiza
Claire Werlin
Madison Gallagher
Date Added:
11/01/2018
Locations, space and distance (chapter 2)
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In this chapter we develop student’s appreciation of the 'first order' basic spatial concepts of location, scale, adjacency, distance, and projection as well as the variety of ways by which they can be 'measured' in different ‘spaces.

Subject:
Mathematics
Physical Geography
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lesson Plan
Unit of Study
Provider:
TeachSpatial
Provider Set:
TeachSpatial resources for spatial teaching and learning
Author:
David J. Unwin
Date Added:
11/07/2010
Maps and the Geospatial Revolution
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The past decade has seen an explosion of new mechanisms for understanding and using location information in widely-accessible technologies. This Geospatial Revolution has resulted in the development of consumer GPS tools, interactive web maps, and location-aware mobile devices. This course brings together core concepts in cartography, geographic information systems, and spatial thinking with real-world examples to provide the fundamentals necessary to engage with Geographic Information Science. We explore what makes spatial information special, how spatial data is created, how spatial analysis is conducted, and how to design maps so that they're effective at telling the stories we wish to share. To gain experience using this knowledge, we work with the latest mapping and analysis software to explore geographic problems.

Subject:
Information Science
Physical Geography
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
Penn State's College of Earth and Mineral Sciences (http
Penn State University
Provider Set:
// e-education.psu.edu/oer/)
Author:
Anthony Robinson
Date Added:
10/07/2019
Numbers & Shapes, Novice Low, ASL 101, Lab 04
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During the warm-up students will review how to sign shapes and the cardinal numbers from the slideshow. For the main activity, students will pair up and each grab a picture card without showing it to their partner. One student will describe the picture card being specific to location, color, etc, while the other draws what their partner just described to them. The partners will then switch roles.

Subject:
Languages
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Author:
Amber Hoye
Megan McAllister
Delaney Lyon
Sarra Foerster
Izabelle Finner
Camille Daw
Mimi Fahnstrom
Date Added:
04/07/2020
Plot Your Course - Navigation
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In this unit, students learn the very basics of navigation, including the different kinds of navigation and their purposes. The concepts of relative and absolute location, latitude, longitude and cardinal directions are explored, as well as the use and principles of maps and a compass. Students discover the history of navigation and learn the importance of math and how it ties into navigational techniques. Understanding how trilateration can determine one's location leads to a lesson on the global positioning system and how to use a GPS receiver. The unit concludes with an overview of orbits and spacecraft trajectories from Earth to other planets.

Subject:
Engineering
Physical Geography
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
TeachEngineering
Provider Set:
TeachEngineering
Date Added:
10/14/2015
Where Am I: Navigation and Satellites
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How do we know where we are? What happens if you are completely lost in the middle of nowhere? Does technology provide tools for people lost in their travels? A person cannot usually determine an accurate position just by looking out a window in the middle of the ocean or vast area of land, particularly if it has not been charted before. In this lesson, students explore the concept of triangulation that is used in navigation satellites and global positioning systems designed by engineers. Also, students learn how these technologies can help people determine their position or the location of someone else.

Subject:
Engineering
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lesson Plan
Provider:
TeachEngineering
Provider Set:
TeachEngineering
Author:
Janet Yowell
Jay Shah
Malinda Schaefer Zarske
Date Added:
09/18/2014