Early Spanish and Iroquois Housing: Similarities and Differences

GeoHistory
GeoSTEM
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson students will compare a Spanish colonial home and a longhouse of the Iroquois. They will explore the similarities and differences between the two types of housing including materials used, size in area, and design.
Author: 
Joanne Munson
Grade Range: 
4 and 7
Duration: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
4: Human Systems
5: Environment and Society
National Geography Standards: 
15: How physical systems affect human systems