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!


  1. Kaington Gathings Mrs.BinkelyJanuary 19, 2010 at 9:33 AM

    I feel so bad for the people in Haita I mean I almost cried looking at those kids that were stuck in the buling....I think when am in stores and cant get what I want I should think some kids dont have what I have so I should be so greatful for what i do have and I rember that my mom got a text saying every time this message is sent Haita will get 25 cent.........I will continue to watch aand see what is going on i hope they get through the things that happen to them.....Love always your friend

  2. Fabian in Binkly's classJanuary 19, 2010 at 9:34 AM

    1.Jamaica,Cuba,Puerto Rico 2.Miami 3.North Atlatic Ocean 4.South America 5.North America 6.Above

  3. Bryan from Mrs.Powelson classJanuary 20, 2010 at 9:27 AM

    3.Atlantic Ocean
    4.South America