Death Valley, lowest point in the United States
Death Valley, lowest point in the United States



See World Geography for resources on the geography of different regions of the world.


Introducing World Geography and the Five Themes of Geography from 2012 Yale Summer Institute on Global Movement

Study Guide for the 5 Themes of Geography
  • Place: Human or physical characteristics that distinguish one place from another
  • Location: How a place is related or connected to other places through water, water or technology
  • Movement: How goods, services, people and ideas are exchanged and travel from place to place
  • Region: The unifying human and physical characteristics found in a place.
  • Human Environmental Interaction: Ways humans interact positively or negatively with their environment

The Andes, world's longest mountain range
The Andes, world's longest mountain range

Teaching the Five Themes of Geography Using the Newspaper from MassLive

Multimedia.pngFive Themes of Geography - Help students remember the five themes of geography with this catchy song