Free Geography Lessons for Grades 1-12 & More!

August 2nd, 2007 by ClickSchooling Leave a reply »

Recommended Website:

The Educator’s Reference Desk: Geography

Age Range: 5-18 (grades K-12)

For those of you who need some inspiration on how to introduce or teach the
subject of geography, this website offers over 50 free Geography lesson
plans. They are created for classroom use but many can be adjusted for use
in homeschooling. While the lessons are presented in a structured format,
many of the ideas for covering topics are quite innovative. When you get to
the website you’ll see a menu that includes lessons with titles such as:

  • As The Globe Turns (Grades 4-8)
  • Better Than Breadcrumbs: Maps & Symbols (Grade 1)
  • Continent Game (Grades 4-6)
  • Electronic Mapping (Grades 7-12)
  • Geography of the Middle East (Grades 10-12)
  • How We Travel (Grades K-2)
  • Learning Physical Geography Through Making an Edible Map (Grades 1-3)
  • Plotting a Hurricane Using Latitude and Longitude (Grades 9-12)
  • States and Their Capitals (Grades 4-6)

Click on any lesson and a new page opens listing the objectives, materials
needed, the procedure for teaching the lesson, and links to additional

Bookmark this website so you can return to explore similar lessons that are
archived here for the following subjects:

  • Arts
  • Character Education
  • Computer Science
  • Foreign Language
  • Health
  • Language Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • and more

Here is
the direct link to access all of the above lessons.


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