The Tales of Two Goats: Comparing the Geography of Scotland and Arizona

GeoLiteracy
Legacy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
Through the stories of two goats and their owners, students learn about two cultures and landforms while practicing reading skills about literary selections. In this lesson, students will learn about natural features of Scotland and Arizona while reading about and comparing the lives of goats and their owners in both locations.
Author: 
Carol Carney Warren
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
2: Places and Regions
4: Human Systems
5: Environment and Society
National Geography Standards: 
4: The physical and human characteristics of places
14: How human actions modify the physical environment