Lesson 9: People and the Environment

Wrapping Up


What did you learn about ways people have modified the environment of the land we call America? Review some of the reasons the environment has been changed.

Life Application

As you are riding in your car, look for ways people have changed or modified their environment.

Questions to Discuss

  • How have transportation advancements changed the geography of the land?
  • Why do you think many American songs reflect the geography of the land?
  • How have people in our region modified the environment?

Things to Review

Review the trivia game or song your child created, and discuss his ideas.