Arizona Geography is a State Standard-aligned Resource with 8 COMPLETE Content-Based lessons of Nonfiction Informational Text. For less than $2.75 per lesson, we've packed this Bundle with a balanced mix of engaging higher and lower level hands-on activities that students need to learn about Arizona Geography:
• Questions after each lesson to assess Informational Text Comprehension
• Thought-Provoking Discussion Questions to stimulate Critical Thinking
• Reference Map Skills using Cardinal and Intermediate Directions
• Latitude and Longitude Mapping activities
• Grid Maps using Number/Letter pairs on a Coordinate Grid
• Thematic Map Skills utilizing colors and symbols
• Vocabulary activities and quizzes
In addition, students will complete a short Research Project to create an Arizona Travel Brochure-all research material and pictures included!
Arizona Geography places a heavy emphasis on Mapping Skills, taking students on a journey through the five Regions of the United States before bringing them home to Arizona Regions, Arizona Water Resources, and Arizona Points of Interest.
Each of the 8 Arizona Geography lessons requires students to create Reference and Thematic maps based on Cardinal and Intermediate Directions, Latitude and Longitude, Number and Letter Coordinates, and Grid Systems.
Northeast Region (Cardinal/Intermediate directions; Latitude/Longitude)
Middle West Region (Number/Letter Coordinates; Grid Systems)
Southeast Region (Cardinal/Intermediate Directions)
Southwest Region (Latitude/Longitude)
West Region (Cardinal/Intermediate Directions; Number Coordinates)
Arizona Regions (Thematic Map)
Arizona Water Resources (Thematic Map)
Arizona Points of Interest (Reference Maps)
We've included a context-appropriate Arizona Geography Glossary, Answer Pages, and Grading Rubrics for the higher level activities.
Download the Arizona Geography Preview to see the complete Table of Contents, Lesson Plans, State Standard and Common Core Alignment, sample lessons, and activities.
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ARIZONA ANIMALS BUNDLE OF NINE LESSONS
ARIZONA HISTORY BUNDLE OF SIX LESSONS
ARIZONA GOVERNMENT & ECONOMY BUNDLE OF TEN LESSONS
SOUTHWEST REGION INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK BUNDLE
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