Students will design their own city taking into account geography, demographics, industry, services and agriculture.
Includes standards for National Geography Standards and AP Human Geography Standards. Allows for students to apply concepts of New Urbanism and Environmental Science into actual urban development.Also includes materials, the vocabulary necessary, pre-thinking and activities.Skills involve writing, design, critical thinking and art.
Has teacher instructions, student work sheet/instructions and rubric.
Can be done in class over a number of days or assigned as homework.
This project works for standard, honors, and AP classes. The project was designed for an AP Human Geography class.
• Global Studies
• Social Studies
• US History
• World History