S.T.A.R. I.T. Simplify The Article's Really Important Topic: Teaching the 5 W's Using The 5 Themes of Geography

GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students incorporate what they already know from one discipline, geography, into the areas of reading and writing. The students will learn how the Five Themes of Geography fit into the Five W's: Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How.
Author: 
Barbara Martin
Grade Range: 
6-8
Duration: 
1 class period
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
2: Places and Regions
6: Geographic Applications
National Geography Standards: 
17: How to apply geography to interpret the past
18: How to apply geography to interpret the present and plan for the future