This Week in Geographic History: March 26-April 1

Here’s an advance look at some of the “This Day in Geographic History” (TDIGH) events coming up this week. For each date, we’ve matched it with a map or visual, background information, and a classroom activity so you can plan ahead. Check out our Pinterest board for more resources! Monday, March 26 TDIGH 1979: Egypt-Israeli Peace Treaty Relations between Egypt and Israel have remained peaceful … Continue reading This Week in Geographic History: March 26-April 1

This Week in Geographic History: March 19-25

Here’s an advance look at some of the “This Day in Geographic History” (TDIGH) events coming up this week. For each date, we’ve matched it with a map or visual, background information, and a classroom activity so you can plan ahead. Check out our Pinterest board for additional resources! Tuesday, March 20 TDIGH 1991: World Storytelling Day Storytelling is one of the oldest forms of communication, vital to … Continue reading This Week in Geographic History: March 19-25

This Week in Geographic History: March 12-18

Here’s an advance look at some of the “This Day in Geographic History” (TDIGH) events coming up this week. For each date, we’ve matched it with a map or visual, background information, and a classroom activity so you can plan ahead. Check out our Pinterest board for additional resources! Wednesday, March 14 TDIGH 1879: Happy Birthday, Albert Einstein The German theoretical physicist invented the most … Continue reading This Week in Geographic History: March 12-18

This Week in Geographic History: March 5-March 11

Here’s an advance look at some of the “This Day in Geographic History” (TDIGH) events coming up this week. For each date, we’ve matched it with a map or visual, background information, and a classroom activity so you can plan ahead. Check out our Pinterest board for more related resources!   Monday, March 5 TDIGH 1770: Boston Massacre The conflict intensified the American colonists’ demand … Continue reading This Week in Geographic History: March 5-March 11

This Week in Geographic History: February 26-March 4

Here’s an advance look at some of the “This Day in Geographic History” (TDIGH) events coming up this week. For each date, we’ve matched it with a map or visual, background information, and a classroom activity or lesson plan so you can plan ahead. Check out our Pinterest board for more related resources! Monday, February 26 TDIGH 1917: First Jazz Record Released The record’s two … Continue reading This Week in Geographic History: February 26-March 4