Make Way for Ducklings   By Robert McCloskey
Where do we live?
Where is Massachusetts and Boston?
This story takes place in Boston, Massachusetts about 50 years ago.
Geographic terms Pond River Bank Island Hill Click on pictures to link to definition and examples Economic Terms
Pond A body of water, smaller than a lake Back to Geographical Terms
Bank <ul><li>The sloping land bordering a stream or river </li></ul>Back to Geographical Terms
Hill A small area of land that is higher than the land around it Back to Geographical Terms
River A large moving body of fresh water that starts at a source higher than land Back to Geographical Terms
Island Land that is surrounded by water and is smaller than a continent Back to Geographical Terms
Economic Terms Goods  are things that we can touch and use Services  are activities that people do for us Review:  What ar...
Economic Terms <ul><li>What are resources? </li></ul>Things used to produce goods and services
Natural Resources Resources found in or on the earth which can be used to produce goods and services
Describe Boston Make a web using Kidspiration which identifies physical setting and economic characteristics of Boston.
 
 
 
 
Pictures and maps from http://www.freefoto.com http://www.bostonvtmaps.com/bostoncvb/
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Make Way For Ducklings

  1. 1. Make Way for Ducklings By Robert McCloskey
  2. 2. Where do we live?
  3. 3. Where is Massachusetts and Boston?
  4. 4. This story takes place in Boston, Massachusetts about 50 years ago.
  5. 5. Geographic terms Pond River Bank Island Hill Click on pictures to link to definition and examples Economic Terms
  6. 6. Pond A body of water, smaller than a lake Back to Geographical Terms
  7. 7. Bank <ul><li>The sloping land bordering a stream or river </li></ul>Back to Geographical Terms
  8. 8. Hill A small area of land that is higher than the land around it Back to Geographical Terms
  9. 9. River A large moving body of fresh water that starts at a source higher than land Back to Geographical Terms
  10. 10. Island Land that is surrounded by water and is smaller than a continent Back to Geographical Terms
  11. 11. Economic Terms Goods are things that we can touch and use Services are activities that people do for us Review: What are Goods and Services?
  12. 12. Economic Terms <ul><li>What are resources? </li></ul>Things used to produce goods and services
  13. 13. Natural Resources Resources found in or on the earth which can be used to produce goods and services
  14. 14. Describe Boston Make a web using Kidspiration which identifies physical setting and economic characteristics of Boston.
  15. 19. Pictures and maps from http://www.freefoto.com http://www.bostonvtmaps.com/bostoncvb/

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