The Harvey Ways: Cultural Tourism in Arizona

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Legacy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will learn how the “Harvey Way” of service attracted travelers to Arizona during the 1900s. Students will locate tourist attractions on maps of Arizona and determine how modern day tourism can still have positive effects on Arizona’s economic growth, prosperity and cultural exchange.
Author: 
Diana Lee Strouth
Grade Range: 
4
Duration: 
1-2
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
4: Human Systems
National Geography Standards: 
6: How culture and experience influence people's perceptions of places and regions