APHG Weekly Resources

Valuable weekly resources containing best practices and strategies for teaching geography - available for free to all NCGE members!

NCGE provides weekly resources for geography teachers throughout the year.

APHG Bell Ringers is a set of daily questions for APHG teachers to use in their classrooms, focusing on the essential concepts of each weekly unit throughout the school year for the length of the course. Webinars focused on best practices and strategies for teaching APHG also available periodically throughout the year. Written by Laura Kmetz, these questions will help focus your students on the essential concepts of each unit. As part of the bell-ringer collection, Laura has prepared a set of Exam Review Ideas and Strategies.

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APHG 2022 Exam Review and Preparation Webinar

In this review session, Lisa Benton-Short, the Chief Reader, provides a detailed review of the task verbs that appear in the exam questions. Laura Kmetz, author of the Bellringers from NCGE, will provide some general review strategies to use over the next two weeks leading up to the exam. Debra Troxell, past NGCE Board Member, and AP Reader will give some specific strategies to help the students with the FRQs. Julie Wakefield, NCGE Board Secretary and AP Reader will provide a short commentary on how to prepare the students for the day of the exam and lead an open Q & A session.  

Bellringers Guide

You spoke..We Listened!

The new weekly Bellringers guide now contains a teacher resource section and a student handout/activities section (formerly 3 for 3’s) all in one document.  This new guide contains the same quality content you have come to expect with built-in flexibility.

Bell Ringers Archive

Our archive includes the weekly Bell Ringers for the last two years. It is freely available to all.

Bellringer Archive Access

Three for Three Archive

Our archive includes the weekly Three for Threes for the last two years. It is freely available to all

3 for 3 Archive Access