NIMBY: Not in My Backyard

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
<p>In this lesson, students evaluate and speculate on what kinds of land usage they would like in their neighborhood and community.</p>
Author: 
Gale Olp Ekiss
Grade Range: 
8 and High School
Duration: 
1 class period
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
2: Places and Regions
6: Geographic Applications
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information
6: How culture and experience influence people's perceptions of places and regions
18: How to apply geography to interpret the present and plan for the future