Great Rivers of Great Civilizations

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students complete a culminating, cross-curricular lesson on four ancient river systems: the Nile River, the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers, the Indus River and the Huang He River.
Author: 
Diana Lee Strouth
Grade Range: 
6
Duration: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
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Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
6: Geographic Applications
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information