Continents and Oceans Worksheets (Free Printable)
Will learn information about places around the world from A-Z and become familiar with the format of an atlas.
The Middle School Mouth: More on My Social Studies Interactive Notebook --- I wouldn't want to use this entirely since the 7th grade has iPads, but this gives me good ideas...and maybe some of these can be implemented via iPad?
Here's a great idea for a paper plate foldable on latitude and longitude.
Social Studies Notebook
Interactive Social Studies Notebook
Maps vs. Globes peek-a-boo entry into journal (like a venn diagram, but you lift the flaps to see the info about maps, both, or globes.)
Interactive social studies journal
Teaching Earthquakes using colored rice. Several activities on geo features. How cool is that? I love geology.
Bring Your Sexy Back: 3 Moves for an Incredible Backside