Welcome to CGC1PCR--Summer School Credit Recovery!
Unit 1: Geographer's Toolkit
- Basic Mapping (Slideshow)--here's a pdf version if you can't get the other one to open on your device.
- BOLTSS (Handout to complete)
- Complete the Geography of Home assignment
- Canada Map Assignment-->**Just in case you need to print off extra blank copies of the maps at home: Map of Canada And Map of Canada With Rivers
Managing Resources and Industries
- Defining Natural Resources handout (this comes from the brain that the good Lord gave'ya!); and An Introduction to Natural Resources and Industry in Canada (use the blue Geography Now text)
- Begin work on Forestry in Canada
- Ask me for the Forestry MASTER in case you missed something! CHECKPOINT!
- Check out: Rick Mercer Heli-logging, Rick Mercer and the BC Forest Fire Services, Rick Mercer and Log Rolling, and Canada's Sustainable Forests
- Natural Resources, Industry, and Forestry in Canada Quiz
- Agriculture in Canada
- Ask me for the Agriculture MASTER in case you missed something!
- Check out Rick Mercer Harvesting Wheat, Rick Mercer on the Potato Farm, and Rick at the Cranberry Farm
- Mining in Canada
- Ask me for the Mining MASTER in case you missed something!
- Check out Rick Mercer Potash Mining, Rick Mercer at the Oil Sands, Rick Mercer on an Oil Rig....and some from the other side of the issue: Mercer's Rant on Asbestos CHECKPOINT!!
- Agriculture and Mining Quiz
- Energy in Canada: Will we run out of power? Assignment (This is a two-part handout; part of this is a research task for which you can use the Chromebooks) (attach a master to their marked version)
- Canadian Industries Poster Assignment
- Industries Reflection Assignment--Maybe do on chart paper first as a class, one paper per question
Liveable Communities--need to add in Push/Pull Factors IF not getting to Changing Populations
- Rural vs Urban Settlement Patterns slideshow AND Ms. Hyndman's slideshow--both accompanied by Patterns and Impacts of Urban Land Use handout. Don't forget to put the % of each land use type on your handout where it asks for it!
- What is New Urbanism in theory? Do you see real New Urbanism in your community? The most famous New Urbanist community is Celebration, Florida, created by the good folks at Disney. Check it out here!
- Community Sustainability Note and Assignment--what the heck does that mean???--SEMESTER 1 CUTOFF, PLUS ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT
- Urban Issues Poster Assignment
- In the blue Geography Now textbooks, read Chapter 16 and complete: p164 #1, p167 #5, p170 #7 and #8, p172 #11.--NEED TO MAKE SLIDESHOW FOR THIS
- AND Read Chapter 17 and complete--#11-13, pg. 184-185 THEN...
- Check out Mr. Capello's Slideshow on Ecological Footprints and Environmental Sustainibility)
- Check out Living Zero Waste Video (You Can Live Without Producing Waste)
- Zero Waste Assignment
- EcoShoutOut Assignment