Discover more about the recent growth and economic wealth of (some) Middle Eastern countries. Students will research the natural resources present in the Middle East and look at how nature's wealth translates into actual wealth for its citizens, and how oil affects international politics.
Page 1: Introduction
Page 2: Lesson Plan
Page 3: Class Discussion Rubric
Page 4-6: Article about Oil in the Middle East
Page 6: Discussion & Analysis Questions
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