Over and Through: Physical Geography Terms

GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson students will gain a better understanding of physical geography terms by categorizing them and illustrating them. Students will also combine physical geography terms with prepositions to form phrases to go with their pictures.
Author: 
Diana Lee Strouth
Grade Range: 
3-4
Duration: 
1-2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information
2: How to use mental maps (a person's internalized picture of a part of Earth's surface) to organize information about people places, and environments