BLAST IT: Learning About Copper!

GeoLiteracy
Legacy
ELL
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students about the natural resource of copper through a mapping activity, a vocabulary game, a sentence game, and a reading assignment. Students will write a summary about the formation and exploration of copper in Arizona using copper vocabulary words.
Author: 
Patricia Sepp
Grade Range: 
6-8
Duration: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
3: Physical Systems
5: Environment and Society
National Geography Standards: 
7: The physical processes that shape the patterns of Earth's surface
16: The changes that occur in the meaning, use, distribution, and importance of resources