This file is a resource pack that describes the diversity of religions within Southwest Asian (Middle Eastern) ethnic groups - Arabs, Persians, and Kurds (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence-- SS7G8ab). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images; as well as many useful graphic organizers and creative activities included in this file! You can choose to do them all, or pick the ones that best meet your students’ needs.
~Standards Poster – slide 2
~SW Asia’s Ethnic Groups CLOZE Notes (for note-taking during presentation) and KEY -- slides 3-9
~SW Asia’s Ethnic Groups Notes (facts, locations, images, etc.) – slides 10-49
~Ethnic Groups vs. Religious Groups foldable and KEY – slides 50-52
~SW Asia’s Ethnic Groups graphic organizer – slides 53-55
~Ethnic Group Caricatures creative writing activity -- slides 56-57
~Ethnic Group Coat of Arms -- slides 58-59
~Comprehension Check (could also be used as a quiz) and KEY – slides 60-62
~Graffiti Wall Ticket Out the Door -- slides 63-64
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Standards of Excellence for 7th grade Social Studies.
Like what you see? Then bundle up and save! This file is part of my Southwest Asia Bundle that is located here: Southwest Asia Bundle
Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Geography Color-by-Number activity