The Student Book is available in a blended print and digital format and offers engaging features such as:
- Thinking Like a Geographer which introduces the Geographical Thinking Concepts: Interrelationships, Spatial Significance, Geographic Perspective, and Patterns and Trends.
- Case Studies in every chapter, including 2 National Geographic Case Studies per unit. The Case Studies explore different places around the world and how people are responding to geographical challenges.
- Heroes in Action which profiles young people from around the world who have taken action to improve conditions for people and the environment.