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					                      Who Am I?
                               Continent Riddles
                           Due Friday, September 24th.
    For all seven continents write a riddle like the sample below.
    Each riddle should include four different clues about the continents.
    Your riddles should include information about:
      the continent’s location
      different countries on the continent
      a geographic feature or features located on that continent (example: specific mountains or
        rivers)
      any interesting fact about the continent
Sample Riddle:

                            CLUES

                            I am always cold, even in the summer.
                            There are no countries here, only research centers.
                            To find me, you will have to go south.
                            Not many people visit me.
                            I am _________________________

                            ANSWER
                            I am Antarctica.


EACH RIDDLE IS WORTH 5 POINTS! ASSIGNMENT IS WORTH 35 POINTS!

     5 Points             4 POINTS              3 POINTS                2 POINTS                  1 POINT
- Riddle includes     - Riddle includes     - Riddle includes       - Riddle includes       - Riddle includes
4 clues.              4 clues.              at least 3 clues.       at least 2 clues.       less than 2 clues.
- Riddle includes     - Riddle includes     - Riddle includes       - Riddle may or         - Riddle does not
answer.               answer.               an answer.              may not include         include an answer.
-Riddle shows a       - Riddle shows        - Riddle shows a        an answer.              - Riddle shows no
solid                 some                  limited                 - Riddle shows          understanding of a
understanding of      understanding of      understanding of        little     to     no    continent’s
the     continent’s   the     continent’s   the     continent’s     understanding of        location,         its
location,       its   location,       its   location,         its   a       continent’s     countries, and its
countries, and its    countries, and its    countries, and its      location,         its   basic geographic
basic geographic      basic geographic      basic geographic        countries, and its      features.
features.             features.             features.               basic geographic
                                                                    features.

				
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