Why Were They Built? Dams in Arizona

GeoHistory
GeoSTEM
Legacy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson students will gain a better understanding of how people modify a natural resource in their environment by building dams. Students will also place the dates of construction of Arizona's dams in order from earliest to most recent.
Author: 
Carol Warren
Grade Range: 
4
Duration: 
1 class period
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Student Materials: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
5: Environment and Society
National Geography Standards: 
14: How human actions modify the physical environment