Arizona Regions: Salt Dough Maps

GeoSTEM
Legacy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will gain a better understanding of the 3 regions of Arizona, mountain, plateau, and desert, by using a 3 to 1 ratio to build a 3D map of Arizona.
Author: 
Sara Jenkins
Grade Range: 
4-5
Duration: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
2: Places and Regions
National Geography Standards: 
4: The physical and human characteristics of places