Grand Canyon: So...What's the Attraction?

GeoLiteracy
Legacy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will explore and analyze the influences and effects of a regional image, specifically why Arizona attracts tourists and tourist businesses.
Author: 
Kathy Tyler Stelten
Grade Range: 
6-8
Duration: 
1 class period
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
2: Places and Regions
4: Human Systems
5: Environment and Society
National Geography Standards: 
16: The changes that occur in the meaning, use, distribution, and importance of resources