9C - Georgia Coastal Corridor


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Altamaha River Estuary, Satellite Image
Altamaha River Estuary, Topographic Map

Savannah
(NALC)
Savannah
(1998)
Savannah
(1734)
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Altamaha River Wetlands (Orthoquad)
Georgia Sea Islands
(Topo Map)
Georgia Sea Islands
(ERTS)
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Rationale:

 

Themes

  • Coastal geology of the Sea Islands
  • Timber, agriculture, rice and cotton
  • The port city of Savannah

Content Outline

  • Rationale
  • Performance Objectives
  • Assessment Rubrics
  • Newspaper Article
  • Study Area Description
    • Coastal geology of the Sea Islands
    • Timber, agriculture, rice and cotton
    • The port city of Savannah

Activity Titles

All activities include

  • Power Thinking Exercise
  • Materials
  • Performance Tasks
  • Enrichment
  1. Sea Island Geology
  2. Geology of Okeefenokee Swamp and Delta
  3. Commerce in the Port City of Savannah