Chapter 20, 21, 22, and 23 Internet Assignment


Hello Geography Class!!!  Here is your assignment!!


1. Research and present a 5 minute Power Point slide show on the

South American, Cetral American, or Caribbean country that you picked in class.


2. Your presentation must include the following :


         A. Maps, flag (with info), tourist attractions, national parks, animals,
             hunting (poaching), cool places, cities, geographic features (mountains,
             rivers, lakes) and other interesting facts you find about your country.

         B. People, culture (tradition and ceremonies), clothing, history, leaders and gov't.

         C. Use pictures, interesting facts, graphs, charts, current events,

              and anything that helps convey the importance of your country.

         D. Dates, names, places, famous people (Sports, TV, Movies, Historical figures, etc...),                                           sports, leisure activities and events of interest.

         E. Any other "fun facts", odd/weird things, or valuable, fun, interesting
              information you find.


3. What you need to do to get a good grade on this assignment.


         A. At least a 11 slide Power Point (With pictures)

         B. Good presentation skills

         C. Good Research!! Four good resources. Use credible sources.

         D. Title page - Country, map, your name, date, teacher, and class

         E. Digital Copy - Send me a digital copy of slides

         F. Accurate, well-organized information

         G. Present and turn it in on time!!


4. How I will grade your assignment :


         A. 10pts. - Presentation- eye contact, volume, confidence,

                     grammar, prepared, and knowledge of topic.

         B. 10pts. - Length/Quality of slides- creative, time, good pics,

                     use of background, colors, layout, and extras  

         C. 10pts. - Information/Resources- text/font, grammar, spelling,

                     credible/accurate info, content, sources used  

         D. 10pts. - Title page/Digital copy of slides

                            turned in on time, all info included



5. We will start the Power Point presentations on Wednesday, February 12th!!


6. Due Date - Wednesday, February 12th

  Points - 40 points

  Good luck and do a good job!!!!