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Teacher Resources

Below are some of the teacher resources. The list is growing, so check back for more resources.

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TAGE Where? Why there? Why care? Poster (pdf)

Supplemental Worksheet for Where? Why there? Why Care? Poster (Google Doc for easy customization)

A Road Map to Geography in the Classroom (podcast)

Brock Brown Essay (PDF, 147 KB)
Geographical Summary of Earth as Natural/Physical Environmental System and Humans Interacting with the System
ArcGIS Online 5x5 (DOCX, 34 KB)
5 activities you can do in 5 minutes each.
ArcGIS Online 5x5 (PDF, 584 KB)
5 activities you can do in 5 minutes each.
GIS Day in the Classroom (PDF, 2 MB)
GIS Day implementation guide. For more, check out
The ABCs of Everyday Places and Landscapes (PDF, 95 KB)
"Stuff to think about when observing a particular place."
Understanding Geography Themes graphic for teachers (PDF, 203 KB)
Basic Themes of Geography. Graphic by Phil Gersmehl.