Balkan Basics

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students learn the cultural, historical, and economic characteristics of the Balkan Republics via a country profile chart. It also analyzes the similarities and differences of various Balkan Republics in an expository compare and contrast essay
Author: 
Barbara Stout
Grade Range: 
7-8
Duration: 
3 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
2: Places and Regions
4: Human Systems
National Geography Standards: 
4: The physical and human characteristics of places
13: How the forces of cooperation and conflict among people influence the division and control of Earth's surface