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Geography is Key

This video is a class introduction to the Advanced Placement course in Human Geography, which is intended to give high-ability students the opportunity to ea...

 

This is an excellent promotional video for geography as a whole, but the AP Human Geography course specifically.  For more from this great Florida teacher, visit his course website at: http://teacherweb.ftl.pinecrest.edu/snyderd/APHG/ which has some incredible resources. 


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Kenzie Hohman's comment, September 11, 2012 6:13 PM
I liked how in this video it gave the viewer a preview of what you will learn in AP Human Geography. When I signed up for this class i thought I was going to have to memorize every country, its location and capital. This video let me really know what I was going to learn over this year.
John_Clark's comment, September 11, 2012 8:08 PM
This got me really excited to take this class. The music stirred somthing in me. I've always really enjoyed taking geography classes. And this, this was beautiful
Palyce Jeveron's comment, August 21, 2013 12:23 PM
Ive always been curious and eager to learn about various places in the world. In fact, one of my goals in life is to travel around the world to see what it has to offer and expierience new and different things from which im accustomed to. Watching this made me excited for class to begin, :)
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Topography of Religion | Geography Education

Topography of Religion | Geography Education | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
"The Pew survey sorts people into major groupings--Christians; other religions, including Jewish and Muslim; and 'unaffiliated,' which includes atheist, agnostic and 'nothing in particular.' Roll your cursor over the map to see how faiths and traditions...
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Roma advocate scoops Wallenberg prize - The Local

Roma advocate scoops Wallenberg prize - The Local | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
A Roma man has been hailed as inspirational after scooping this year's Raoul Wallenberg Prize for setting up an organization to help stamp out racism against (Roma advocate scoops Wallenberg prize http://t.co/7SIXf5oiDv)...
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Argentines stage strike over ailing economy

Argentines stage strike over ailing economy | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Union members and radical activists barricade major roads into capital over rising unemployment and inflation.
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Canada, Russia in Twitter map fight

Canada, Russia in Twitter map fight | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Canada's Nato delegation has tongue-in-cheek help for "accidentally lost" Russian soldiers in Ukraine. Russia is not amused.
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Historic Hindu temple facing demolition in Pakistan - The Times of India

Historic Hindu temple facing demolition in Pakistan - The Times of India | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
A historic Hindu temple in Pakistan's garrison city of Rawalpindi is facing demolition to make way for barracks for soldiers, outraging the minority community in the country.
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Palestinian joy as Israel agrees Gaza truce

Palestinian joy as Israel agrees Gaza truce | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Hamas and Israel agree long-term deal which will ease Israeli blockade of enclave after talks brokered by Egypt.
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Investments in Zimbabwe 'plunging'

Investments in Zimbabwe 'plunging' | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Investment in Zimbabwe more than halved in the first six months of 2014, the country's central bank chief says, blaming negative perceptions of the country.
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Introducing India’s rice bucket challenge - The Times of India

Introducing India’s rice bucket challenge - The Times of India | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Unlike the ice bucket challenge, which requires the participant to dump a
bucket of cold water over their head, the rice bucket challenge asks
that participants simply donate a bucket of rice to somebody in need.
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Africa in Transition » Boko Haram: A Different Perspective

Africa in Transition » Boko Haram: A Different Perspective | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
This is a guest post by Jim Sanders, a career, now retired, West Africa watcher for various federal agencies. The ... (Boko Haram isn't just a marginal threat to Nigeria's interests, explains Jim Sanders.
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Korea's "Paris Baguette" chain expands to ... Paris

Korea's "Paris Baguette" chain expands to ... Paris | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
'Traditional French bakery', founded by Hur Young-in, opens outlet near Louvre and joins network of French breadmakers (Korea's Paris Baguette chain expands to ...
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Do you know Africa? | Geography Education

Do you know Africa? | Geography Education | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Many of Africa’s leaders will be in town next week attending a White House summit. The continent’s land is shared among 49 countries — many of which rarely make U.S. headlines. How familiar are you with Africa’s geography?
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Faces of Genocide

Faces of Genocide | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Survival helps tribal peoples defend their lives, protect their lands and determine their own futures.
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Israel and Hamas both claim victory

Israel and Hamas both claim victory | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
While neither side got the concessions it was seeking, Israel and Hamas agreed to an ambiguous open-ended truce Tuesday. On Wednesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivered a national address aimed at countering critics of the war.
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US spy flights over Syria: Preparing for airstrikes on the Islamic State? (+video)

US spy flights over Syria: Preparing for airstrikes on the Islamic State? (+video) | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Senior US military officials have been increasingly vocal about the need to treat the Islamic State as a regional threat, which could involve US military action in Syria. (RT @annamulrine: Is #Pentagon preparing for airstrikes against #ISIS in Syria?
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Interview with an Auschwitz Guard: 'I Do Not Feel Like a Criminal'

Interview with an Auschwitz Guard: 'I Do Not Feel Like a Criminal' | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
As a young man, Jakob W. worked in the watchtowers of Auschwitz.
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Indian banks connect poor to banking sytem

Indian banks connect poor to banking sytem | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Programme launched by Prime Minister Modi aims to curb graft and extortion by lenders taking advantage of borrowers.
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Scottish independence: Firms question 'Yes' vote business case

Scottish independence: Firms question 'Yes' vote business case | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
A letter signed by 130 firms says the business case for independence “has not been made”.
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Ukraine seizes Russian troops as leaders meet

Ukraine seizes Russian troops as leaders meet | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Talks held in Belarus to negotiate an end to the war in east Ukraine, as Kiev announces capture of 10 Russian soldiers.
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US alarm at air strikes on Libya

US alarm at air strikes on Libya | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
American officials say Egypt and the UAE were behind air strikes in Libya that targeted Islamist militia last week and that the US was not consulted.
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Boko Haram declares 'Islamic state'

Boko Haram declares 'Islamic state' | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Militant group Boko Haram says it has set up an Islamic state in towns and villages it has seized in Nigeria, but the army rejects the claim as "empty".
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Direct democracy expands in Germany

Direct democracy expands in Germany | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
While the Swiss are voting on more issues than ever before, votes initiated by citizens in Germany’s 16 states are still rare. But ...
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WHO approves experimental treatment for Ebola

WHO approves experimental treatment for Ebola | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Health body says it is ethical to use untested drugs in fight against disease that has killed more than a thousand.
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Japan's most-killed samurai stuntman wins immortality at last

Japan's most-killed samurai stuntman wins immortality at last | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Seizo Fukumoto, 71, has supposedly acted out 50,000 screen deaths; now the samurai movie specialist's first lead role has won an international prize (Japan's most-killed samurai stuntman wins immortality at last after 50,000 screen deaths
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Women in politics: Treating the fair sex fairly

Women in politics: Treating the fair sex fairly | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
“A TOKEN sprinkling of women,” is how Luciana Berger, a member of parliament for the opposition Labour Party, dismissed the recent British cabinet reshuffle, the avowed aim of which was to make the government less male.
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China Cracks Down on Popular Mobile Messaging Services

China Cracks Down on Popular Mobile Messaging Services | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
New rules, widely believed to be aimed at WeChat, are intended to curb the sharing of unauthorized political news and information.
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