Journey through Time: Arizona, From Territory to Statehood

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Legacy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson students will learn about Arizona’s early days and follow its path from territory to statehood while exploring the movement of capitals, founding people, symbols, and culture.
Author: 
Kelli Jones
Grade Range: 
4
Duration: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
2: Places and Regions
4: Human Systems
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information
4: The physical and human characteristics of places
9: The characteristics, distribution and migration of human populations
12: The processes, patterns, and functions of human settlement
17: How to apply geography to interpret the past