Welcome To Earth!

Social Studies Travel Guide to Earth By: Kaile Simpson.

Three Ways to split up the Earth and why it's important:

  1. Time Zone-We have different times so its important to know what time it is.
  2. 7 Continents-North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Antarctica, Europe, Australia You need to know where you are.
  3. Climate-Its important to know what the weather is like. (EX.Hot-Cold)

Opportunities And Challenges

Wadden Sea, Sahara Desert, Amazon Rainforest

Wadden Sea Opportunities:
  • Large Meadow for farming
  • Attraction Site because of animals
  • Lots of fish for fishing

Wadden Sea Challenges:

  • Pollution
  • Nutrients from the river of Rhine no longer flow in the sea


Sahara Desert Opportunities:
  • Plant and animal life
  • Human Recreation


Sahara Desert Challenges:
  • Hot in day, Cold at night
  • Very Dry
  • No water


Amazon Rain forest opportunities:
  • Lots of animals
  • 40,000* Varieties of plant life


Amazon Rain Forest Challenges:
  • Very Dark, only 1% of light reaches the floor
  • People that go in get very sick easily

Packing list for the Wadden Sea, Sahara Desert, Amazon Rain Forest

Wadden Sea:
  1. Goggles
  2. Clean Water


Sahara Desert:
  1. Water
  2. Summer Clothes


Amazon Rain Forest:

  1. Flashlight
  2. Medicine
  3. Fall Clothes


The bag: http://res-dbq.org/the-give-back-project/

Travel Tips:

  • Look at the Wadden Seas large Meadow
  • Look for animals in the Sahara Desert
  • Look at how dark the Amazon Rain Forest is

Suggestions for Places to Visit:


  1. You should visit Hawaii because of its beautiful palm trees
  2. You should visit Florida because of its amazing warm weather
  3. Lastly you should visit Mt.Everest because of its amazing attraction site