Unit 3 - Caribbean: Beaches, Cruising and the Winter Escape

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Other Important Info. / Focus Questions

 
 
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March 7th
 
 

Caribbean Map Exercise 

2. Activity: Mapping the Caribbean and Central America (Blank Map of the Caribbean)
 
 
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Introduction to the Caribbean and Central America 


 
3. Continue working on Caribbean and Central America Mapping Activity (DUE: Day 4) 
Focus Questions
1. How many countries make up the Caribbean?
2. What countries have colonies in the Caribbean?
3. What are the main languages spoken in the Caribbean?
 
 
3
March 19th

 
 
Physical Formation of the Caribbean 
 
 

2. Virtual Vacation #2 - Iguazu Falls - Mohammad F. (20 min.) 
 
 
4. Continue working on Caribbean and Central America Mapping Activity (DUE: Day 4)
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Climate and Hurricanes in the Caribbean

2. Mapping the Caribbean and Central America Assignment is DUE TODAY
 
3. PPT: Climate and Hurricanes of the Caribbean (student worksheet)
 
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Climate Graphs of the Caribbean

2. Take up questions from Hurricane Preparedness in the Caribbean.
 
3. Reading and Questions:  

 
 
 
 
 
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Caribbean Culture and Economy
 
 
3. Video: The Eastern Caribbean (student worksheet)
 

 
      

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2. Chapter 3 Text Assignment (student question sheet)

 

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March 26th


Caribbean Island Tourism Website

 

Room 237 - Computer Lab

 

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Caribbean Island Tourism Website

 

Room 312 - Computer Lab

1. Travel Photo of the Day

2. Work Period #2 - Caribbean Island Tourism Website

 

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Caribbean Island Tourism Website 
Room 237 - Computer Lab

 
2. Work Period #3 - Caribbean Island Tourism Website

 

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Unit Review 

2. Virtual Vacation #3: Adam R (20 min.)

3. Caribbean Review Game

4. Caribbean Map Quiz (for practice)

4. Video: Cruise: Western Caribbean (student worksheet)
 

 

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March 30th


 
Unit Test
 1. Test #2: The Caribbean