Saturday, August 26, 2017

Where is Israel? "Depends on who you ask"

I asked my World Civ students to tell me where they think Israel is.

Here are all their answers, sorted alphabetically:

  • Borders the Dead Sea. 
  • Next to/on top of Palestine, North of Egypt.
  • Depends on who you ask.
  • Europe.
  • In Africa on the top right corner by Egypt.
  • In the Middle East by Iran and Palestine.
  • In the Middle East somewhere
  • In the Middle East surrounded by countries that hate them.
  • In the Middle East, next to Pakistan.
  • In the Northern Middleast
  • In/part of Palestine
  • Israel is a Middle East country.
  • Israel is a Middle Eastern country.
  • Israel is close to Jerusalem
  • Israel is in Jerusalem.
  • Israel is in Asia, where the desert is.
  • Israel is in Rome
  • Israel is in the Middle east, by China.
  • Israel is in the Middle East.
  • Israel is located in North America
  • Israel is near Iraq and Iran.
  • Israel is next to another country. Surrounded.
  • It is in Persia in the Egyptian area.
  • It is in the Middle East along the strip. It is the Holy Land.
  • Middle East is where Israel is.
  • Middle East.
  • Next to Islam in the Middle East area.
  • Northeast of Egypt, west of Syria
  • Off the border of Gaza. Next to Gaza.
  • Smack on top of Palistine.
  • Somewhere between Europe and the Middle East. Home of Jesus.
  • Somewhere by Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, on top of Pakistan.
  • Took Palestine land in the Middle East.
  • Who knows?