Subject: Geography
1. Topic-
Land, Air or Water
2. Content-
As a class we will explore the different modes and types of transportation that can be used to transport people and things from place to place.
3. Goals: Aims/Outcomes-
Students will become familiar with the three modes and types of transportation than can be used to transport people and things from place to place.
4. Objectives- distinguish between land, air, and water transportation.
2.Recognize different modes of transportation. to place different modes of transportation under the correct category land, air, or water
5. Materials and Aids-
Work sheets
objects (boat, plane, car, truck)
6. Procedures/Methods-

A. Introduction-

1.Read book and have children identify different forms of air , water and land transportation.

2.Have the students discuss the story, recalling the different modes or transportation seen and what others could have been used

B. Development-

The importance of knowing various types of transportation for every day life.

C. Practice-

Take the students on a tour on the bus and observe and discuss the different types of transportation they can see.

D. Independent Practice-

Ask the students what they think the three modes of transportation are


E. Accommodations (Differentiated Instruction)-

Listen to and observe children as they discuss the sort, and different modes of transportation used.

F. Checking for understanding-

Ask the students what
8. Teacher Reflection-
Name some of the different kinds of air transportation? water? land?

Tell some modes of transportation that could be used given different scenarios, for example, what would be the best way to travel from you house to the local grocery store.

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