Lee's Social StudiesInstructor: Lee, Jason Michael
A study of Canada, Europe, and Latin America (Mexico, South America, Central America, and the Caribbean)
We are currently studying Latin America. The students have been given a list of countries and physical features they need to know. We are currently discussing some of the environmental issues in several of those countries, particularly air pollution in Mexico, oil pollution in Venezuela, and the cutting down of trees in the Amazon Rain Forest in Brazil.
SS6G1 The student will locate selected features of Latin America and the Caribbean. a. Locate on a world and regional political-physical map: Amazon River, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, Pacific Ocean, Panama Canal, Andes Mountains, Sierra Madre Mountains, and Atacama Desert.b. Locate on a world and regional political-physical map the countries of Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, Haiti, Mexico, …