This file is a resource pack about the structures of the national governments of Southwest Asia, specifically Israel, Saudi Arabia, and Iran (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standards -- SS7G4 and SS7G5). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images; as well as many useful graphic organizers and creative activities included in this 81-page file! You can choose to do them all, or pick the ones that best meet your students’ needs.
~Standards Poster – slide 2
~Anticipation Guide and KEY – slides 3-4
~SW Asia’s Governments CLOZE Notes (for note-taking during presentation) and KEY -- slides 5-15
~SW Asia’s Governments Notes (facts, key people, images, etc.) – slides 16-64
~SW Asia’s Governments Graphic Organizer and KEY – slides 65-67
~Google It! activity – slides 68-69
~Triple Venn diagram activity – slides 70-71
~Rate-A-Government printable -- slides 72-74
~Comprehension Check (could also be used as a quiz) and KEY – slides 75-79
~Crystal Ball Predictions Ticket Out the Door -- slides 80-81
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards 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