Title Geography: MYP by Concept 4 & 5
Subtitle
Author Louise Harrison, Thierry Torres
ISBN 9781510425804
List price GBP 32.00
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 312
Book size 216 x 279 mm
Publishing year 2019
Original publisher Hodder Education
Published in India by .
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, .
Status New Arrival
About the book
  
 

Description:

A content-driven and assessment-focused approach to Geography, presented in global contexts.

  • Develop conceptual understanding with key MYP concepts and related concepts at the heart of each chapter
  • Learn by asking questions for a statement of inquiry in each chapter.
  • Prepare for every aspect of assessment using support and tasks designed by experienced MYP educators.
  • Understand how to extend your learning through research projects and interdisciplinary opportunities.
  • Think internationally with chapters and concepts set in global contexts.
  • Learn how to navigate Geographical Information Systems (GIS) effectively and how to think spatially as professional geographers do.


Contents:

How to use this book

Chapter 1: What do geographers do?

Chapter 2: How many are we? How many should we be?

Chapter 3: Where are the city limits?

Chapter 4: How can we manage the interaction of water and land?

Chapter 5: How sustainable is global economic growth?

Chapter 6: How can biomes be managed for all to benefit?

Chapter 7: In what ways does globalization affect us?

Chapter 8: Do we have the right to see the world?

Chapter 9: What are the consequences of our inaction in response to climate change?

Chapter 10: What happens when humans live in hazardous places?

Chapter 11: Can tectonically active areas all be managed in the same way?

Chapter 12: Can humans fix the damage they caused?

Glossary

Acknowledgements

Index


About the Authors:

Louise Harrison has been teaching since 1998 and has taught MYP and DP Geography since 2002. She has been the Head of Individuals and Societies at the following IB schools: The International School of Paris,Southbank International School and The International School of London.

Thierry Torres teaches DP Geography and MYP Individuals and Societies at Antwerp International School where he is also Head of Department. He has taught Geography in IB schools in the UK, including Dartford Grammar School.


Target Audience:

Students and teachers for the IB MYP 4 & 5.

 

 
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