Our topic this half term is....
Watch the travel video about the United States of America.
For each letter of the alphabet, can you write down a word that is to do with the USA? How many can you fill in?
B - baseball
M - mountains
S - skyscrapers
Take a look at the pictures below (click on the arrows). They are all different places in the USA...
Now draw a table like the one below....
|Human Features||Physical Features|
Using the pictures, can you sort the place names and features that you have seen (such as 'mountains, roads, skyscrapers and lakes) into the correct columns.
Human features are............the man-made features of an area caused by humans, including cities, towns, dams, roads, and communication links.
Physical features are...........the natural features that are part of a landscape, such as forests, lakes, oceans, mountains and cliffs.
Now spend some time exploring the USA on Google Earth:
Can you find New York City?
Can you find California?
Can you find the Grand Canyon?
Have a go at 2D, 3D, satellite and street view by using the buttons in the bottom right-hand corner!