Literacy Limbo: Graphing Literacy Rates

GeoSTEM
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will create graphs and interpret the data on literacy in Asian nations. Students will use their knowledge of the importance of literacy to make inferences regarding the lives of the people depicted in the graph.
Author: 
Heather Terlecki
Grade Range: 
6
Duration: 
1 class period
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
4: The physical and human characteristics of places
6: How culture and experience influence people's perceptions of places and regions