Culturally Divide and Conquer the Balkans

GeoSTEM
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson students will learn how to create circle graphs utilizing various statistics on the Balkan Republics. By analyzing these statistics, students will understand how conflict might occur when such a diversity of people inhabit the area.
Author: 
Barbara Stout
Grade Range: 
6-7
Duration: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
2: Places and Regions
4: Human Systems
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information
10: The characteristics, distribution and complexity of Earth's cultural mosaics
13: How the forces of cooperation and conflict among people influence the division and control of Earth's surface