Culturally Divide and Conquer the Balkans

Lesson Plan Content
In this lesson students will create circle graphs utilizing various statistics on some of the Balkan countries. By analyzing these statistics, students will understand how conflict might occur when such a diversity of people inhabit the area.
Barbara Stout
Grade Range: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
2: Places and Regions
4: Human Systems
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information
10: The characteristics, distribution and complexity of Earth's cultural mosaics
13: How the forces of cooperation and conflict among people influence the division and control of Earth's surface