Region 5



1.Take out your map and label the states in this region (have a teacher okay this map before continuing)
Climate

2. Using USA Today Travel Website - Learn about the climate of this region. Answer the following question in your own words.
  • Describe the climate (include information about seasons, precipitation, and temperatures)of this region.
Click here to answer the question using a Google doc. Share your completed work with your teacher and partner. 

Landforms

3. 
 Refer to this glossary for different types of landforms and bodies of water.  Use this site to find the landforms/bodies of water in each of the states. Choose 5 landforms/bodies of water that best describe this region.
    Using Google Earth create a new map, mark and label the 5 major landforms/bodies of water that best describe this region. Save this map (your first name,  southeast region) - you will need to use it again. 

Tourist Attractions

4. Using the following links find 5 Tourist Attractions for this region (Please include attractions from different states in that region) 

Using  Google Earth go to your northeast region map and mark and label these 5 attractions on your landform map. You must include a description of the tourist attraction (must be a minimum of 3 sentences)

Natural Resources 
  
5.  Using the following links learn about the important natural resources of this region. 
Open up the northeast region google doc that you used earlier and answer the question about natural resources. 

Population

6. Using the following links learn about the population of each state in the region. 
Create a Google spreadsheet showing the population for each state in this region. You need to insert 2 types of graphs into your spreadsheet. Also, place a comment box on each graph to explain what information it is showing. When you are finished please share this with your teacher. 

Famous People 

7. Using the following links to learn about 3 famous people in this region. 

Geronimo                   

Using Google Earth go to your northeast region map and map and label 3 famous people. You must include a minimum of 5 sentence description of why this person is or was important to this region.
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