Headline Geography

Common Core State Standard
RH.CCS.7 Grades 6-12: Students are asked to locate a country or geographical area on a map, connecting information with a specific location. Then, students answer a series of quiz questions based on a current news event happening in that location. Students must combine their prior knowledge with information presented in the question to determine the correct answers.

This weeks lesson:
Russia tests missiles in the Baltic Sea, a day after Baltic leaders met with Trump
-- 04/09/2018

Question 1 of 5

Q: Russia last week started a live-fire military exercise in the Baltic Sea, just outside of NATO territorial waters just a day after President Donald Trump met with leaders of the Baltic States. Where are the NATO nations of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania on the eastern shore of the Baltic Sea?

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