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Why Study Geography?


Top Ten Reasons


While there are hundreds of reasons why students should study geography, here is Canadian Geographic Education ’s list of the Top 10 reasons. Download and post a copy of this list in your classroom today!
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Geography Web Links


Need something for your classroom? If you are looking for geographical resources to use with your students, there are many websites available to help you out. Here is a list of websites to help you get started!
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Did you know that a 2005 National Survey determined that one-third of adult Canadians can be considered “geographically illiterate”?

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“Geography is the lens for the soul of the earth. With the knowledge of geography, one can examine the earth’s past, assess the present and predict future situations. You can literally be ‘lost’ without geography!”



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