Welcome To My World: Letter from Syria

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students compare their lives to those of a young person in a Middle Eastern country. The result is that there are similarities and differences to our lifestyles.
Author: 
Barbara Martin
Grade Range: 
6-8
Duration: 
1-2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
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Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
2: Places and Regions
4: Human Systems
National Geography Standards: 
6: How culture and experience influence people's perceptions of places and regions