Geographic School Atlas
About the publication - 2018 - 8ª Edição
The IBGE presents the eighth edition of the Geographic School Atlas, reviewed and updated. Crucial for the knowledge of the space surrounding us, of society, the territory and the population dynamics, this publication approaches several aspects of Brazilian and global reality.
This new edition, with approximately 250 maps, provides information on current topics, such as refugees flow, Brazilian biomes, surface water and groundwater (aquifers) availability. It also includes aspects related to environmental diversity, demographic characteristics, economic space, urbanization, regionalization, socioeconomic inequalities, among other subjects. Moreover, the Geographic School Atlas includes explanatory texts on the main concepts and techniques in cartography, as well as on the universe and the formation of continents, which have been properly illustrated with infographics to facilitate the understanding.
The publication takes into account the National Common Curricular Base – BNCC, of the Ministry of Education (MEC), as it enables students to observe, know, understand and explore the characteristics of the place where they live, as well as landscapes and distant geographical spaces.
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What is the Geographic School Atlas?
The Geographic School Atlas brings together in the same volume the production of geographic, cartographic, and statistical information, especially aimed at students, providing a set of information that is indispensable for the study and analysis of the political, environmental and economic dimensions of Brazil and other countries. It is also expected to arouse interest of young audiences in the comprehension of our reality and of other diverse and dynamic realities that form the sociopolitical and economic scenario of the world nowadays. The publication considers the Ministry of Education guidelines, as it enables students to observe, get to know, understand and explore the characteristics of the place where they live as well as of landscapes and distant geographical spaces.
What is the target audience of the Geographic School Atlas?
The Atlas is aimed at elementary and high school students.
Where can I get the Geographic School Atlas?
It is available for free download in our library and at the IBGE’s store. You can also, buy the Geographic School Atlas at the IBGE's store.
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