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Lesson Plans

Distance Learning 4/4 – 5/8

- All 6th Gr Geography students regarless of classroom teacher or hr will all be watching and completing the same assingments.

- Turning in Assignments: Students in Coach Givens classes will need to email her completed assignments at

- Contacting teachers: Regardless of classroom teacher any student or parent may email any questions to any of the geography teachers

                Coach Givens-

                Ms. Reynolds-

- Online Office Hrs: (for Students only)any questions or just to chat with a teacher. 6th Gr Geography teachers will have the following days and times. If parents have any questions please email the teacher and we will set up a time to visit if needed. 

              Coach Givens- Tues/Thurs

- Extra Credit- Students have the opportunity to earn extra credit for Geography by completing Study Island Lessons. They are offering a year free subscription to Study Island. Instructions to sign up on our Lesson 1 Video.

- Lesson 1 – Introductions, Explanations, Information, Study Island Instructions, Assignment

youtube video link

Lesson 1 Questions- 

  1. What are the 5 Themes of Geogaphy?
  2. Which of the 5 Themes of Geography that the spread of Covid-19 is an example of?


Lesson 2- Mexico’s Independence and The Alamo

Lesson 2 youtube link

Lesson 2 Questions-

  1. Which country did Mexico fight for their independence in 1821?
  2. in the 1800’s Texas was known as ________?
  3. How many men fought to defend the Alamo?
  4. How long did the siege last?
  5. True or False. Texas forces lost the Battle of the Alamo.
  6. Who led the Mexican Army? 


Lesson 3-  Culture Diversity & Media

Lesson 3 youtube link

Lesson 3 Assignment-

        Writing Activity: Give an example of how each of the following topics has affected the world or how it affects your life.

                         1. 1 example of Diversity

                         2. 1 example of Urbanization

                         3. 1 example of Internet

Lesson 4- Globalization

Lesson 4 youtube link

Lesson 4 Questions- 

  1. Define Gloabalization
  2. What are imports?
  3. What are exports?
  4. What does GDP stand for?


Lesson 5- 50 States and Capitals

Lesson 5 youtube link



Lesson 5 Questions 

  1. Name the 5 States and Capitals of the states that border Oklahoma. 


Week of 3/23-3/27

      Mon 3/23- Executive Branch

Week of 3/16-20- Spring Break- No School

Week of 3/9-3/13

       Mon Mar 9- Preamble Test, Legislative Branch Match Up

       Tues Mar 10- Continue Legislative Branch Match up, Pass a Law Simulation

       Wed Mar 11- Day of Awesomeness (School wide activity)

       Thurs Mar 12-Cont Pass a Law Simulation

       Fri 3/13- No School

Week of 3/2-3/7

       Mon Mar 3- Preamble Puzzle Scramble

       Tues Mar 4- Preamble Puzzle Scramble 

       Wed Mar 5-Preamble PreQuiz, 3 Branches of Government Worksheet

       Thurs Mar 6- Legislative Branch Notes

       Fri Mar 7- Legislative Branch Cont. 

Week of 2/24-2/28

       Mon 2/24-Articles of Confederation Khan Video

       Tues 2/25- Ch 3 Sect 2.4 pg 94, Read A New Plan Section- Watch A More Perfect Union & 3 branches of Government

        Wed 2/26- 3 branches of Governement Khan Video with Notes, Flocab Worksheets A More Perfect Union & 3 Branches of Gov.

       Thurs 2/27- Article 1 of the Constituion Khan Video and Notes

       Fri 2/28- Cont Video and Notes: Key Terms

Week of 2/18-2/21

       Tues 2/18- Ch 3 Sect 2.3 pg 92 Read Trouble in Colonies, Discuss, Notes- Tensions Grow Between Colonies & Great Britain

       Wed 2/19- Rd pg 92-93- American Revolution & lasting Effects, Notes- The American Revolution

       Thurs 2/20- Sequence of Events Notes, Flocab- Americna Revolution, Declaration of Independence, Flocab Worksheets

        Fri 2/21- Cont Flocab Worksheets

Week of 12/2-12/5

      Mon Dec 2- Ch 2 Sect 1.4 Ring of Fire pgs 40-41, Earthquake Flocabulary, Earthquake Vocab

      Tues Dec 3- Ch 2 Sect 1.4 Ring of Fire Cont., Earthquake Flocabulary, Earthquake Vocab, Nat Geo Earthquake 101 Video. 

      Wed Dec 4- Ch 2 Sect 1.4 Ring of Fire, Tsunami 101, Earthquake True or False, Volcano Flocabulary, Volcano Vocab, Nat Geo Volcano                             101 Video

      Thurs Dec 5- Earthquake & Volcano Flocabulary Worksheets

      Fri Dec 6- No School

Week of 11/11-11/15

      Mon Nov 11- Veterans Day Assembly at SWOSU

      Tues Nov 12- Ch 2 Sect 1.2- Earths Complex Structure, Plate Tectonic Flocabulary, Rd pg 36, Layers of the Earth Worksheet/Notes

      Wed Nov 13-  Ch 2 Sect 1.2 Rd pg 37 Plate tectonics, plate boundaries/movements, Flocabulary, vocab, worksheets    

      Thurs Nov 14-  Plate Boundaries/movements Cont. 

      Fri Nov 15- Ch 2 Sect 1.3 Landforms, Landforms and bodies of Water Flocabulary, Rd pg 38-39, Notes/Vocab- cut/glue landforms into                               notes, Flocabulary Worksheets

Week of 11/4-11/8

       Monday Nov 4

            Ch 1 Open Notes/Book Test

      Tuesdasy Nov 5

           Finish Ch1 Open Notes/Book Test

     Wednesday Nov 6

             Ch 2 Sect 1.1 Earths Rotation and Revolution, Watch Seasons Flocabulary, Notes/Vocab

      Thursdasy Nov 7

            Cont. Ch 2 Sect 1.1 Notes/Vocab, Watch Seasons Flocabulary, Seasons Flocabulary Worksheets

      Friday Nov 8

           Veterans Day Actitivies, Watch Veterans Flocabulary, Veterans Day Flocabulary Worksheets

Week of 10/28-11/1

      Monday Oct 28

            Map Projections Rd pgs, Add Vocab, Map Lab Questions,

      Tuesday Oct 29

            Lesson Review- Geo Activity 2.4, Map Skills Flocabulary Wrkst,

      Wednesday Oct 30

            Lesson Review Cont. Map Skills World overview wrkst, 2.1-2.5 Standard Test Practice

      Thursasy Oct 31

           Map Skills Test Review

      Friday Nov 1

          CH 1 Sect 2 Map Skills Test

Week of 10/21-10/25

      Monday Oct 21

         Map Scale- Rd pg 20-21, Map lab questions-Rd/answer, Categorize Maps-Lg, Med, Sm Scale

     Tuesday Oct 22

         Finish Map Scale- GeoActivity 2.2 Wrkst& Using Maps Wrkst, Grade

     Wednesday Oct 23

          Types of Maps- Rd pgs 22-23, Types of Maps Powerpoint, Note Taking wrkst, Map Lab Questions

    Thursdasy Oct 24

          Thematic Maps rd pgs 26-27, Types of Maps Powerpoint, Map Lab Questions, Organize Information 

    Friday Oct 25

         Types of Maps Cut, glue, define put in notes, add vocab, Map Notes- highlight, put in notes, GeoActivity 2.3

Week of 10/14-10/18

      Monday Oct 14

        Geography Terms to Know- Cut, Glue, Define put in notes

     Tuesday Oct 15

        Hemispheres Notes/Worksheet

     Wednesday Oct 16

         Hemispheres Cont.- Mystery Continent and Oceans

     Thursday Oct 17- Fall Break

     Friday Oct 18- Fall Break

Week of 10/7-10/11

     Monday Oct 7

         Latitude and Longitude Flocabulary Notes

         Using a Map Grid Worksheet

    Tuesday Oct 8

         Finish Using a Map Grid Worksheet- Review it

         Latitude and Longitude Worksheet Packet

    Wednesday Oct 9

         Finish Latitude and Longitude Worksheet Packet

    Thursday Oct 10

         Latitude/Longitude/Grid Notes

         Latitude/Longitude Flocabulary Worksheets

     Friday Oct 11

         Finish Latitude/Longitude Flocabulary Worksheets

Week of 9/30-10/4

     Monday Sept 30- No School/Parent-Teacher Conferences   

    Tuesday Oct 1

          Flocabulary Map Skills

          Elements of a Map Worksheet Packet

   Wednesday Oct 2

          Finish Elements of a Map Worksheet Packet

         Go over Elements of a Map Worksheet Packet

          Watch Flocabulary Map Skills 

          Compass Rose Bonus Worksheet Due

Thursday Oct 3

         Watch Flocabulary Map Skills         

         Latitude/Longitude Handout-Highlight and put in notes

         Latitude/Longitude Worksheet packet 

Friday Oct 4

        Compass Rose Test- must label the cardinal and intermediate directions on a Compass Rose

        Watch Flocabulary Map Skills

        Hemispheres Handout- Highlight and put in notes

        Hemispheres Cut out and Glue in Notes

        Hemisphere worksheets

Week of 9/23-9/27

    Monday Sept 23

         Oceans & Continents Flocabulary

         Geography Facts- Continents and Oceans- Read and answer questions, Put in Notes

         Continents and Oceans Study Guide- We will have a test over Continents and Oceans tomorrow

   Tuesday Sept 24

         Continents and Oceans Test

         Section 1.1-1.3 Lesson Reviews

   Wednesday Sept 25

         Ch. 1 Section 2.1 Elements of a Map pg 18

         Map Skills Flocabulary

        Map and Globe Skills Hand out- Read over, highlight and Put in notes

        Elements of a Map Hand out- highlight and put in notes

Thursday Sept 26

        Map Skills Flocabulary

        Understanding Maps Notes

        What is a Map Legend- Cut and put in notes

Friday Sept 27

        Cardinal Directions- Label, Cut and Glue in Notes

        Key/Legend, Reading a Map Worksheet



Week of 9/16-9/20

   Monday Sept 16

        Hand back Continents Test, Continents Bonus Worksheet, and Continents Read and Answer Flocabulary

        Label, Color, Cut, Glue Oceans into Notes

        Read and discuss Oceans Flocabulary Notes

  Tuesday Sept 17

       Constitution Day Activities

          Constitution Flocabulary Videos

          Preamble Activity- Cut and glue into notes

Wednesday Sept 18

        School wide Social Media and Vape Presentation

Thursdasy Sept 19

        Continents and Oceans Flocabulary 

        Oceans Question and answer using Oceans Flocabulary Notes

Friday Sept 20

        Oceans Test

        Study Guide for Continents and Oceans- Color, Cut, Glue into Notes        

Week of 9/9-9/13

  Monday Sept 9

              Flocabulary Review- Regions and Continents

              Continents of the World – Color and Label

  Tuesday Sept 10

              Mrs. Mickley Presentation- Time Management Tips of 6th Grade

  Wednesday Sept 11

             9/11 Activity

             Hand Flag Activity

   Thursday Sept 12

            Flocabulary – Continents, Ocean

            Cut and Glue Continents of the World into our notes

            Continents Flocabulary Worksheet- read the paragraph and answer the questions

   Friday Sept 13

            Continents Test –  Label the Continents – Students have study guide in their notes. Students will need to be able to                             write out the continents

            World Map- Color and put in notes

            Continents- mutliple choice for bonus points