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Discovering the Rainforest via Five Themes of Geography

Discovering the Rainforest via Five Themes of Geography An interactive WebQuest that has the students work in groups of five to explore the rainforest through the five themes of geography. Each student researches a different theme, and then the group works together on a final presentation.
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Discovering the Rainforest via Five Themes of Geography


An interactive WebQuest that has the students work in groups of five to explore the rainforest through the five themes of geography. Each student researches a different theme, and then the group works together on a final presentation. TheWebsites listed as resources are wonderful.

Barbara Stout, Mesa Public Schools

• Lesson Plans • Learning Exercises • Learning Games • Pictures and/or Illustrations


• Middle School Elementary School

Nancy Riggs

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