The BIG Questions for Europe -
1. How does the Physical Geography (landforms, climate, resources, and location) help determine the character of a place? Include population distribution, economics, and culture in your answer.
2. How do the level of technology and point of view influence environmental issues in Europe?
3. How will immigration and internal migration impact Europe economically and culturally?
4. How does the European Union both unite and divide Europe? Include purpose of the EU, pros and cons of the EU, and possible future of EU and Europe in your answer.
ch 12 Physical geography
Europe PowerPoint on Ch 12
Environmental issues in Europe:
Immigration and Internal Migration Project, includes numerous links
Document analysis sheet – use one for each article/video
3 Water-logged cities: Venice, New Orleans, and the polders of the Netherlands – chart, readings Venice, Netherlands, New Orleans and another; and 3 videos: Netherlands, Venice, and Mississippi Delta, pics from Venice flooding 2012
The European Union: basic information, questions, and map all here
Review for test
Looping cards review for test (ch 12 only)
cool video on levees, Dutch Seaworks, and more
Video on European and Russian geography:
This clip explores the regions of Europe and Russia and examines how such a small continent supports such a large population.