AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
UNIT 5: AGRICULTURE AND DEVELOPMENT
Early thoughts on Central Place Theory and the Developing World and Settlement Planning in Developing Countries (read for Monday, 4/23)
Olympics week of 4/9. be ready to give your 3-minute overview verbally on Friday, 4/13. Part 2 committee work begins 4/13, finishes 4/16.
Read Chapter 9 for 4/4.
In class 4/2, for 4/4: Review of location models for ag and industry
In class and finish over break--America REvealed: Made in the USA
WEdnesday, 2/21: Bulk-Gaining, Bulk-Reducing and Just-In-Time
offshore outsourcing: is walmart good for america?
start in class and finish over break
Please read Chapter 11 for Monday, 3/19
Feast and Famine: start in class 3/14, 3/15, [this will be relevant later in the unit as well]
GMOs Read the resources for MOnday, 3/12. In class you'll have time for your additional research. Debate on WEdnesday/thursday 3/13-14.
Agricultural Practices, in class 3/7 and 3/8 as well as first half of class 3/9, WE will use these during the second half of class 3/9.
Where does your food come from? Due Friday, 3/2, in class we will align your findings with the Agriculture Location activity we did in groups.
In class 2/26 Food Machine
Please read Chapter 10 for Monday, 2/26
Noah Wilson-Rich on Urban Bees
The USDA defines Food Deserts
The entire Navajo Nation is a food desert. Here are a few policy proposals coming from their government.
Urban Agriculture Case Study from National Geographic