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By zachlowe1
On July 19, 2019

Bell Ringer: The Impact of Fort Lauderdale's Port Everglades

Port Everglades

This clip features the Fort Lauderdale, Florida (FL) port and discusses its impact on local communities.

Description

This bellringer focuses on the importance of Florida's (FL) largest port and its impact on the local communities, the state, and the world as a whole.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • According to the speaker, what does Port Everglades provide to the region? What impact does the port have on the world as a whole?
  • What are the historical roots of the port? How has the port changed over time?
  • What is imported and exported through the port?

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Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Acres
    • Commodity
    • Container
    • Economic Activity
    • Export
    • Food Stuffs
    • Import
    • Navigable Channel
    • Port Call
    • Port Everglades
    • Seaport

    Topics

    Economics & Financial LiteracyEnvironmental Policy & Land UseState History

    Grades

    Middle SchoolHigh School