10A - Central Peninsula


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Walt Disney World and The Magic Kingdom  (Aerial Photograph)
Central Florida Before Construction of Disney World  (Aerial Photograph)

Central Peninsula
(Topo Map)
Phosphate Region
(ASCS Photograph)
Lake Wales Ridge
(3-D Topo Map)
Disney World
(ASCS Photograph)
Cape Canaveral
(Aerial Photograph)
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Central Peninsula
(TM)
 Phosphate Region
(NAPP)
Lake Wales Ridge
(NAPP)
Disney World
(NAPP)
Cape Canaveral
(NAPP)
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Rationale:

 

Themes

  • Coastal landforms of the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico
  • Phosphate mining and environmental concerns
  • Commercial development and tourism

Content Outline

  • Rationale
  • Performance Objectives
  • Assessment Rubrics
  • Newspaper Article
  • Study Area Description
    • Coastal landforms of the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico
    • Phosphate mining and environmental concerns
    • Commercial development and tourism

Activity Titles

All activities include

  • Power Thinking Exercise
  • Materials
  • Performance Tasks
  • Enrichment
  1. Comparison of Gulf and Atlantic Coasts
  2. Phosphate Mining Region
  3. Impact of Commercial Development