Take Me to the River: The Mojave Indians and the Colorado River

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Legacy
ELL
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will learn how the Mojave Indians live along the Colorado River and see how the building of a dam can impact one's culture and way of life.
Author: 
Sara Jenkins
Grade Range: 
4-5
Duration: 
1 class period
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
5: Environment and Society
6: Geographic Applications
National Geography Standards: 
14: How human actions modify the physical environment