Understanding “The Stans”

GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson students will gather, organize, and analyze information on the seven countries in Central Asia known as “The Stans.”
Author: 
Carole Ambroziak
Grade Range: 
6
Duration: 
1-3 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
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