Traveling in Peru

Lesson Plan Content
In this lesson, students are introduced to the cultural aspects of Peru through the story of children traveling to a festival. They will also practice map skills.
Carol Carney Warren
Grade Range: 
1-2 and 4
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Student Materials: 
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
6: How culture and experience influence people's perceptions of places and regions
10: The characteristics, distribution and complexity of Earth's cultural mosaics