It’s Where??? A Look at the Location of Our First Arizona Territorial Capital and Why It Was Located There

GeoHistory
Legacy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will understand the importance of having enough facts to make an informed decision—in this case, where to locate our new territorial capital.
Author: 
Patricia Sepp
Grade Range: 
4
Duration: 
1-2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
4: Human Systems
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information