This Place is Just like the Other

GeoLiteracy
ELL
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will learn that Arizona is part of a larger region of the Southwest. All the states in the region have similar geographical features, climate, flora and fauna, and cultural influences, which include a significant Spanish-speaking population.
Author: 
Patricia Hutchinson
Grade Range: 
4-5
Duration: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Supplemental Files: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
2: Places and Regions
National Geography Standards: 
4: The physical and human characteristics of places