Add a Little Spice to Your Life

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
GeoSTEM
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson students will learn where and how spices are produced for our use. They will research about the climate, terrain, agricultural practices where spices are grown while also learning about cultures that use these spices. This lesson includes strategies for diverse learners (ELLs).
Author: 
Sheila Nice
Grade Range: 
6
Duration: 
3-4 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Materials to Assist Teachers and English Language Learners: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
2: Places and Regions
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information
3: How to analyze the spatial organization of people places, and environments on Earth's surface