Salt: White Gold

GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson students will gain a better understanding of the lasting impact salt has had on human history.
Author: 
Carole Ambroziak
Grade Range: 
6-8
Duration: 
1-3 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
4: Human Systems
5: Environment and Society
6: Geographic Applications
National Geography Standards: 
4: The physical and human characteristics of places
11: The patterns and networks of economic interdependence
12: The processes, patterns, and functions of human settlement
16: The changes that occur in the meaning, use, distribution, and importance of resources