To become familiar with the land, culture, and economy of the Arab world nations today.
1 class period
The lesson begins by reading with the class four paragraphs that provide an overview of the Arab world.
Next, students work to fill in missing words, names, and terms throughout a series of 30 sentences arranged into the following sections:
• Land of the Arabs
• Life in the Arab World
• Colonial Period and Independence
One or more letters in each answer are provided as clues. You may want to give students the option of doing this assignment individually or with a partner.
Teacher Instructions and answer key included, along with a 20-question follow up quiz to measure student progress. The quiz can also be given as a homework assignment or used as a review exercise later in the school year.