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Mount Fuji: Exploring New Frontiers

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Marlee Neel - Library Media Specialist (author, speaker, and photographer)


Hueytown High School - Jefferson County


This podcast describes the historical and artistic impact of Mount Fuji.  It also describes the geographical structure of the mountain.  It is meant to serve as an example podcast for teachers and students who are working on projects that focus on places. 

Length: 01:36

Content Areas: Social Studies, Languages Other Than English

Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:

SS2010 (9-12) Human Geography
4. Describe elements of the landscape as a mirror of culture.
  • Explaining how landscapes reflect cultural traits and preferences
  • Distinguishing various types of architecture, including rural, urban, and religious structures
  • Examples: religious land uses, advertisements for ethnic restaurants
    SS2010 (9-12) Human Geography
    10. Recognize how human-environmental interaction affects culture in today's society.
    Examples: population growth in the Galapagos Islands damaging the environment of endemic plant and animal species, deforestation in the Pantanal affecting the world's largest freshwater ecosystem, green technologies affecting humans and the environment


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