CNN Video: Devastation in Haiti


Friday, January 15, 2010

Where is Haiti?

Grab a piece of paper and pencil and look at the Google Map above. Click on the x to remove the address bubble. Click on the minus sign 7 times to zoom out. What countries do you see around Haiti?
Now zoom out 1 more time.
What US city is closest to Haiti?
Now zoom out two more times.
What ocean surrounds Haiti?
What continent is located below Haiti?
What continent is to the northwest of Haiti?
Is Haiti above or below the equator?
Now, BLOG one or all of your answers below!

The Earthquake in Haiti

As a Global Studies School, we at Latham Elementary would like to show our concern and support.