Unveiling the Roles of Women in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will work with primary and secondary sources to critically analyze the roles of women in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The students will use statistical data to create a choropleth map addressing gender equity. Students will also write a reflection on what they have learned.
Author: 
Dawn Schmidt
Grade Range: 
9-12
Duration: 
3 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
2: Places and Regions
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information
6: How culture and experience influence people's perceptions of places and regions
10: The characteristics, distribution and complexity of Earth's cultural mosaics