Import Partners: A Lesson about International Trade on Items Found at Home

Lesson Plan Content
In this lesson, students will explore the concept of international import partners. They will find trade information in resources not used previously and locate countries on a world map. Then they will create a map and a bar graph to show the results of the information collected. They will write about their findings.
Rhonda Gonzalez
Grade Range: 
4-6 periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
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
11: The patterns and networks of economic interdependence