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Ch 7: Geography of Asia Lesson Plans

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If you're a teacher who needs to plan lessons on the geography of Asia lessons, look no further than this convenient teacher resource chapter. Inside, you'll find lesson plan outlines, supplemental teaching materials, assignable quizzes and classroom games and activities about the geography of Asia.

Geography of Asia Lesson Plans - Chapter Summary

This series of convenient lesson plan outlines helps you design lessons on the geography of several countries and regions in Asia, including China and Southwest Asia. In addition to these outlines, you'll find supplemental lessons that go into more detail about Asia's physical geography. Incorporate these lesson supplements into your curriculum and assign the included quizzes as homework or in-class assignments. You'll also be able to engage your students with fun map activities and games about Southwest Asia.

How It Helps

  • Lesson planning: Helps you plan an Asian geography unit quickly and efficiently.
  • Student engagement : Provides geography lesson supplements, class activities and games to engage your students.
  • Curriculum standards: Covers information that meets educational standards in geography.

How It Works

This helpful resource offers teachers lesson plan resources with relevant tools to make planning Asian geography lessons easy.

  • Use lesson plan outlines for specific Asian geography topics you want to cover in class.
  • Formulate your Asian geography class outline using the suggested classroom tools offered in the lesson plans.
  • Share the related Asian geography lessons with students in class to make learning fun and engaging.
  • Use related lesson quizzes to ensure your students understand the most important Asian geography concepts from the lessons.
  • Engage your students with relevant Asian geography-related activities, discussion questions or other materials found in the lesson plan outline.

34 Lessons in Chapter 7: Geography of Asia Lesson Plans
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Asian Geography Lesson Plan

1. Asian Geography Lesson Plan

What is unique about the geography of Asia? This lesson plan includes a text lesson that will help your students highlight key geographical features and a mapping activity that provides a meaningful takeaway.

Physical Geography of Asia

2. Physical Geography of Asia

It's the largest continent, so it has a lot of cool physical geography. Find out more about the lakes, rivers, mountains and deserts in this lesson on Asia's physical geography.

Asian Map Activities

3. Asian Map Activities

When done the right way, learning about maps can be both educational and fun. This lesson provides teachers with classroom Asian map activities for students of various ages.

Southwest Asia Geography Lesson Plan

4. Southwest Asia Geography Lesson Plan

Where is Southwest Asia and what countries does it include? This lesson plan uses a text lesson to describe and map the countries of Southwest Asia for students. A 3D mapping activity asks students to show what they've learned.

Geography of Southwest Asia

5. Geography of Southwest Asia

Southwest Asia is a major region in the world. In this lesson, we're going to talk about the physical and human geography of the region and see what defines Southwest Asia.

Southwest Asia Games & Activities

6. Southwest Asia Games & Activities

This is a compilation of games and activities for the geography of Southwest Asia. These activities will help students learn and review the physical, political, and human features of Southwest Asia, sometimes called the Middle East.

Mapping the Middle East Lesson Plan

7. Mapping the Middle East Lesson Plan

What countries make up the Middle East? This lesson plan introduces students to the countries of the Middle East with the help of a text lesson. A mapping activity provides a meaningful takeaway for students.

China Lesson Plan for Elementary School

8. China Lesson Plan for Elementary School

Students will enjoy learning about China with this interactive lesson plan. They will read information and create presentations about Chinese history, government, geography, economics, and people. Students will then learn from each other as they present their findings.

China Lesson for Kids: History & Facts

9. China Lesson for Kids: History & Facts

China has a culture that dates back over 4,000 years, and is home to 1.3 billion people. In recent years the Chinese government has loosened some of its authoritarian rules, and now has one of the world's largest economies.

Thailand Lesson Plan

10. Thailand Lesson Plan

Use this lesson plan to introduce your students to the beautiful country of Thailand. They will read a lesson, participate in discussion questions, complete an activity and take a quiz.

Geography of Japan Lesson Plan for Elementary School

11. Geography of Japan Lesson Plan for Elementary School

This lesson is an exploration of the physical geography of Japan. Students will label a physical map and participate in a group activity to place and label physical features on a large map.

Indus River Lesson Plan

12. Indus River Lesson Plan

Use this lesson plan to teach your students about the Indus River. Students will read a text lesson that explains where the river is, its ecosystem and why it continues to be an important water source. Discussion questions, activities and a quiz make concepts stick.

Indus River: Definition, Location & Facts

13. Indus River: Definition, Location & Facts

The Indus River, which flows through the heart of Pakistan for most of its length, is the 22nd longest river in the world and the 9th longest in Asia. Statistically, it may not sound all that impressive, but this big river has played a crucial role in the history and ecology of the region and continues to be a significant factor today.

South Asia Map Games

14. South Asia Map Games

Learning about maps requires students to utilize many skills. This lesson provides teachers with classroom games designed to teach students about maps of South Asia.

East Asia Map Games

15. East Asia Map Games

Asia is a big place, and the more your students know about it, the better they'll be able to understand it. This lesson provides ideas for East Asia map games that can be used in your classroom.

Southwest Asia Map Games

16. Southwest Asia Map Games

Teaching students about the regions of Asia is a challenge, because it's a big place with many cultures and geographical features. Use these classroom activities to teach students about the region of Southwest Asia.

Southeast Asia Map Games

17. Southeast Asia Map Games

Southeast Asia is a region with diverse cultural and physical features. The following games can be used to teach and review the map of this region and help students strengthen their mental mapping capabilities.

Asia Political Map Games

18. Asia Political Map Games

The political geography of Asia is vast and varied. In this lesson, you'll find a collection of map games that can be played to teach or review the political geography of the continent of Asia.

Northern Asia Map Games

19. Northern Asia Map Games

If your class is learning about the geography of Asia, examining the political and physical features of Northern Asia is important. Use these engaging map games to help students learn the geography of Northern Asia.

Japan Map Games

20. Japan Map Games

The games in this lesson are designed to engage your students with the important features of both political and topographical maps of Japan. The games allow your students to work together as a team while still demonstrating their individual knowledge on the subject.

Pakistan Map Games

21. Pakistan Map Games

If your class is studying the geography of Asia, using maps to examine the country of Pakistan is important. Use these engaging map games to help students learn about the geography of Pakistan.

India Geography & Map Games

22. India Geography & Map Games

If you are trying to teach your students more about the geography of India, it can help to find ways to make learning engaging and fun. This lesson offers some games you can incorporate into your geography instruction.

Middle East Map Games

23. Middle East Map Games

The Middle East is a culturally diverse region of Asia. This lesson is a collection of map games to teach and review the political geography of the Middle East in an engaging format.

Map of Africa Games

24. Map of Africa Games

Playing games is a great way for students to review concepts. This lesson offers whole class and small group games students can play to reinforce their knowledge and understanding of the map of Africa.

Central Asia Map Games

25. Central Asia Map Games

Teaching Central Asian geography to students can give you a chance to have some fun and make learning an active and inspiring endeavor. This lesson offers some games that will help your students better understand the map of Central Asia.

China Map Games

26. China Map Games

The map of China contains many interesting features. This lesson provides teachers with China map games that can be used in class with a variety of students.

Geography of Ancient China Lesson Plan

27. Geography of Ancient China Lesson Plan

With this lesson plan, your students are going to learn about the impact of geography on the development of ancient China. They will explore this using creative writing, as well as maps.

How Geography & Climate Impacted Russia's Early History Lesson Plan

28. How Geography & Climate Impacted Russia's Early History Lesson Plan

With this lesson plan, your students are going to learn about Kievan Rus society, and specifically the impact of climate and geography on it. They will use this to write and perform brief skits about life in 10th-century Kiev.

Geography of Russia & Central Asia Activities for High School

29. Geography of Russia & Central Asia Activities for High School

Teaching students about the geography of Russia and Central Asia will help them understand the role of this region in world history. This lesson offers some activities that will help bring this aspect of geography to life.

South Korea Lesson Plan for Elementary School

30. South Korea Lesson Plan for Elementary School

Do you need a simple and fun way to teach your students about the nation of South Korea? This lesson plan does the trick with the help of an engaging and informative text lesson. An activity reinforces key concepts.

South Korea Facts: Lesson for Kids

31. South Korea Facts: Lesson for Kids

Let's travel across the continent of Asia together to the Republic of Korea, or South Korea. We can study the weather, the people, the industry, the currency and the food. Let's get started!

Geography of East Asia Activities for High School

32. Geography of East Asia Activities for High School

If your students are learning about East Asian geography, you might want to find some ways to get them engaged in your instruction. This lesson offers some hands-on activities that can support your teaching.

Geography of South Asia Activities for High School

33. Geography of South Asia Activities for High School

Helping your students understand the geography of South Asia will give them a more nuanced understanding of the world. This lesson offers activities that will bring South Asian geography to life.

Geography of Southeast Asia Activities for High School

34. Geography of Southeast Asia Activities for High School

This lesson includes three activities and games that you can use to teach your students about the distinctive and exciting region of Southeast Asia. The activities encourage critical thinking and comprehensive knowledge of Southeast Asian geography.

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