The Rain Saved Us – Examining Drought Impacts Yesterday and Today

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
GeoSTEM
Legacy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will learn about the centrality of water to everyday life, three different kinds drought impacts, how today's water usage differs from in the past, and making decisions about water usage. This lesson includes strategies for diverse learners (ELLs).
Author: 
Annamarie Schaecher
Grade Range: 
4
Duration: 
2-3 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