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					          Assignments for Compass Learning World Geography – Quarter I
            Grading Guidelines: Quizzes 50%, Chapter Test 30%, Learning Activities 20%

          Assignment
Week                                Assignment Description                             Notes:                     Grade
             Code
            Wg001      The Geographer’s Tools

            wh002      Cartography
 Week 1




            wh003      Geography and History

            wg004      Odyssey Writer - Geography                    Discuss the Five Themes of Geography
            wg005      Odyssey Task                                  Create maps on the Map Making website
 Week 2




                       Lesson Quiz: What is Geography                Study for Chapter Test
                       Chapter Test: Introduction to Geography       After you complete the test, check your
                                                                     Portfolio to review your score. If you did
                                                                     not pass, the test will be rescheduled.
                                                                     STUDY before retaking the test.
            wg006      The Solar System
 Week 3




            wg007      Solar Energy & the Earth System

             QUIZ      Earth in the Universe
            Wg008      Energy Systems
 Week 4




            Wg009      Water & Geography
            Wg010      Climates and Microclimates
             QUIZ      Atmosphere

            Wg011      Erosion
 Week 5




            Wg012      The Interior of the Earth
            Wg013      Plate Techtonics




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          Assignment
Week                                Assignment Description                            Notes:                        Grade
             Code
            Wg014        Primary and Secondary Landforms

            Wg015        Odyssey Writer: Physical Geography       Describe the movement of plates on Earth's
                                                                  surface. Analyze the long-term effects of plate
 Week 6

                                                                  movement.
             wh016       Odyssey Task                             Click through three to five of the animations
                                                                  about weather, climate, and the atmosphere
                                                                  for further exploration of each topic. Read the
                                                                  information provided with each one. Of the
                                                                  topics selected, which seems the most
                                                                  important to you and why?

          Chapter Test   Physical Geography                       After you complete the test, check your
                                                                  Portfolio to review your score. If you did not
                                                                  pass, the test will be rescheduled. STUDY
 Week 7




                                                                  before retaking the test.
            Wg017        Global Culture Regions
            Wg018        Human Environment Interaction
            QUIZ         Landforms
                         Industry
            Wg019
 Week 8




            Wg020        Resources
            Wg021        Demographics


            Wg022        Issues in Human Geography
            Wg023        Odyssey Writer: Human Geography          Analyze the relationship between economic
                                                                  growth and use of resources.
 Week 9




            Wb024        Odyssey Task                             Click the link below to access the CIA World
                                                                  Factbook. Once there, choose six countries at
                                                                  random. For each country, define a culture
                                                                  region, specify a main industry, list main
                                                                  resources, and categorize its economic
                                                                  development
          CHAPTER TEST Human Geography




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