So That the Desert Can Blossom Like a Rose: Agriculture in the Desert

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Legacy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
<p>In this lesson, students will learn about one reason for historical migration into Arizona by summarizing the story of a family&rsquo;s year on a ranch.</p>
Author: 
Carol Carney Warren
Grade Range: 
4-5
Duration: 
1-2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
4: Human Systems
National Geography Standards: 
9: The characteristics, distribution and migration of human populations
12: The processes, patterns, and functions of human settlement
14: How human actions modify the physical environment