Comparing Arizona’s Temperatures

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Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
This map activity has students discover the difference in temperatures across the state by looking at the various seasons. Students will learn vocabulary terms such as weather, climate, elevation, and the seasons as well as practice averaging numbers.
Author: 
Karen Guerrero and Gale Ekiss
Grade Range: 
4-8
Duration: 
30 minutes
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
2: Places and Regions
6: Geographic Applications
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information