The Impact of the European Union

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
ELL
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students learn some of the history of the European Union, its political make up, its use of the euro currency, and its impact on global issues.
Author: 
Barbara Stout and Gale Ekiss
Grade Range: 
8 and High School
Duration: 
3 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
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Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
2: Places and Regions
4: Human Systems
6: Geographic Applications
National Geography Standards: 
3: How to analyze the spatial organization of people places, and environments on Earth's surface
5: That people create regions to interpret Earth's complexity
11: The patterns and networks of economic interdependence
13: How the forces of cooperation and conflict among people influence the division and control of Earth's surface
18: How to apply geography to interpret the present and plan for the future