Geography Songs DVD

Geography Songs DVD

Audio Memory CDs
by Larry Troxel, Kathy Troxel
Publisher: Audio Memory
5th Edition, ©2010, ISBN: 9781883028206
Mixed Media
Price: $30.00

40 "Geography Songs" teach names and locations of all the countries of the world, continents and oceans, Solar System, capitals, provinces and territories of Canada, states of Mexico, States and Capitals of the USA. These are sing-along videos with quizzes and performance tracks on 3 DVDs. Fun for all ages. See samples

A teacher from New Hampshire (Kit Debnar) graciously offers her outline to accompany Geography Songs. In advance, the teacher may wish to play the songs (first track on the British Isles, for example), as background music a few times, to familiarize everyone with the tunes.

Monday Introduce the British Isles using big black/white outline map (included). Have child finger trace an outline of the area.
Show British Isles on a big colored wall map. Have each child locate and finger trace the area.
Look at the pictures in workbook as CD plays, (pg.1,2,3,4). 1x
Talk about the meanings of all pictures. Follow words in workbook pg.1, while listening to CD(tape). 2x.
Tuesday Sing words along with CD. 2x.
Trace map very carefully in pencil while listening. 1x.
Color neatly, Northern Ireland green, England red, etc. while listening. 1x.
Wednesday Sing words along with CD. 2x.
Point to Northern Ireland, England, etc. in workbook p. 3 while listening. 1x.
Color area on black/white outline map while listening. 1x.
Thursday Sing words along with CD. 2x.
Add physical features (major rivers, lakes mountain areas) while listening. Study map while listening. 3x.
Friday Test - Each child fill in blank map with names of all 8 areas, with physical features.

Song List:

  1. British Isles
  2. Western Europe
  3. Former USSR
  4. Scandinavia
  5. Southern Europe
  6. Eastern Europe
  7. Middle East
  8. Equatorial Africa
  9. Northern Africa
  10. East Africa
  11. Northern Central Africa
  12. Horn of Africa
  13. West Africa
  14. Southern Africa
  15. South Asia
  16. Southeast Asia
  17. Asia
  1. Australia
  2. New Zealand
  3. Oceania
  4. South America
  5. Central America
  6. Mexico
  7. West Indies
  8. US Southern Border
  9. Northern Border
  10. Eastern Border
  11. Middle
  12. Pacific States
  13. Canada
  14. Greenland
  15. Continents & Oceans
  16. Solar System
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