In this episode, we explore the five themes of geography: location, place, human-environment interaction, movement, and regions and consider how they are connected to the development of young geographers in the K-5 classroom.
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Social Studies Education in a Multicultural Society (Elementary Education) was created by Lori T. Meier for the Fall 2020 semester as part of East Tennessee State University's Open and Affordable Course Material Awards Program.
Meier, Lori T., "Episode 6: The Five Themes of Geography" (2021). Social Studies Education in a Multicultural Society (Elementary Education). 6.