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  • Exploring Place Through Music………….. The Five Themes of Geography
  • Warm Up Activity
    • 1. Take out your childhood map.
    • 2. Respond to the following question on the back of your map.
    • Why do you remember this place so well? What makes this place unique?
  • I. The Second Theme of Geography: Place.
    • A. There are millions of places on the face of the earth.
    • B. What is it like? Is the question answered by the Second Theme of Geography.
    • C. Can be described by human characteristics (features).
    • D. Or physical characteristics (features).
  • Anchorage, Alaska
  • Sub Sahara Africa
  • Los Angeles, California
  • II. Human Features
    • A. What are the people like?
      • 1. What is the culture like?
      • 2. What languages are spoken?
  • III. Physical Features
    • A. What is the land like?
      • 1. How would you describe the landscape?
      • 2. What is the climate like?
  • Places
    • There are millions of places on this earth
    • Each is unique!
    • Some are so special, that musicians write songs about these places.
  • Today’s Class
    • 1. Listen to the the following 3 songs.
    • 2. Look at the Lyrics!
    • 3. Be prepared to answer questions about the places discussed in these songs!
  • Song #1
    • Talkin’ New York
    • Artist: Bob Dylan
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  • 42 nd Street in Manhattan
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  • Questions to Consider
    • 1. What is this place like?
    • 2. What makes this place unique?
    • 3. What human/physical characteristics are described in this song?
  • Song #2
    • Allentown
    • Artist: Billy Joel
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  • The city contained the headquarters of the Bethlehem Steel Corporation, once one of the largest producers of steel in the United States.
  • Downtown Allentown was once home to great stores and restaurants, now little remains.
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  • Questions to Consider
    • 1. What is this place like?
    • 2. What makes this place unique?
    • 3. What human/physical characteristics are described in this song?
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  • Song #3
    • Sweet Home Alabama
    • Lynyrd Skynyrd
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  • Questions to Consider
    • 1. What is this place like?
    • 2. What makes this place unique?
    • 3. What human/physical characteristics are described in this song?