Assignment:
  
 . 
 
 
   
                                                                                                     
   
 

Unit #1: Into to World History: Around the World in 50 Minutes!
 
 Learning Target: I can INDENTIFY interesting locations, landmarks, and geographical features around the world.    


Directions:
 
Directions: Please follow the directions in the box below to complete the assignment.  Be sure to complete the assignment and carefully check your work before submitting your assignment for a grade. 


Assignment:
 
 1.   With a partner, click on the link below to play the World: Large Countries Map Quiz Game!  The computer will ask you to find countries around the world and click on them.  See how long it takes you to find
       them.  If you do not know where the countries are located, click on this link to open the Geology.com Map of the World as a reference.  You should play this game for 10-15 minutes.

      World: Large Countries Map Quiz Game   | Geology.com Map of the World
       
 
2.  Next, open a blank google docs.  Copy and paste the questions below into your google doc. 

      - Make a list of all of the continents found on the globe.

      - Make a list of all of the oceans found on the globe.

      - Make a list of three countries found in Europe.

      - Make a list of three countries found in Asia.

      - Make a list of three countries found in Africa.

      - Make a list of three countries found in South America.

      - Make a list of three countries found in North America.

      - Where would I find the Eiffel Tower?

     -  Where would I find the Taj Mahal?

     -  Where would I find the Sydney Opera House?

     -  Where would I find the Palace of Versailles?

     -  Where would I find Mt. Rushmore?

     -  Where would I find Big Ben?

     -  Where would I find the Colosseum?

     -  Where would I find the Pyramids of Giza?


 3.  Conduct your own Internet search to find the answers to the questions.  Place the answers in your google doc under each question.


 4.  Participate in a classroom discussion going over the information above.  


 5.  Take a few moments to complete the Google form below. 

      Turn in Around the World in 50 Mins. here!



  World History with Mr. Gigliotti | Valley Forge High School | Parma Hts., OH | gigliottip@parmacityschools.org