Primary Grades: Introduction to Human Geography
In this 7 week class, through interactive discussion and activities, we will dive into facts and projects pertaining to human geography, culture, languages, population, and learn new vocabulary words.
Kristen Mercurio (she/her)
796 total reviews for this teacher
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Completed by 8 learners
Once per week
over 7 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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In this class students will learn more about human geography, a branch of geography. We will discuss how human activity affects the earth, how people live and interact with one another, and influences. Aspects of human geography can include: population, health, social, cultural, transportation, and economics. The two main features of human geography are the terrain and human societies. It is suggested that student take my semester geography course prior to taking this course so they are...
Students will learn how people affect the world around them. Students will learn more about population. Students will learn about cultural habits. Students will learn and review geography terminology. Students will engage in discussions, projects, and practice social skills.
I am a certified teacher for grades Kindergarten- 12th grade. I hold teaching certifications in both Kentucky and Florida for elementary education which includes all subjects, including geography and history for elementary. I have a Bachelors in education. I have a Masters in education. I have two additional Masters degrees. My subject areas of certification are: Elementary education k-6, all subjects Middle grades English 5-9 Physical education k-12 Special education k-12 all levels Reading K-12 Esol k-12 I have taught this subject area in elementary brick and mortar for over 3 years. I have also worked as a teacher in classrooms with migrant and refugee students from around the globe. At one of my schools, we had over 130 languages spoken! We engaged in weekend events for parents and students to share art work, music, and history from their countries and present dance, art, and music to other families each week.
Suggested materials will be sent to all enrolled learners 1-2 weeks prior to the start of class. Substitutions and alternative suggestions will be suggestion but virtual options will be made available to students as well.
Guardians will receive feedback after each class and a summary of what was discussed in class.
45 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Kristen Mercurio (she/her)
M.Ed with a focus on Spec. Ed, M.Psych, & M.Bus
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
796 total reviews
625 completed classes
I have classes pertaining to science, reading/ ELA, life skills, geography and social studies. However, I also teach social skills, preparing students for the workforce, anger and stress management, environmental causes, vegan and gluten-free...