Arizona Ablaze: Assessing the Impact of Wildfires

GeoLiteracy
GeoSTEM
Legacy
ELL
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, the students will describe the events of a modern wildfire and predict the effects of wildfires on a local ecosystem. This lesson includes strategies for teaching diverse learners.
Author: 
Allison McIntosh
Grade Range: 
7
Duration: 
3 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Materials to Assist Teachers and English Language Learners: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
5: Environment and Society
National Geography Standards: 
15: How physical systems affect human systems