In this highly engaging unit, students will look deeply into the impact geography has on a society. They will have the chance to explore civil rights across America and the world and evaluate how the economics of a country has a dramatic impact on a community. Finally, students will have the opportunity to sythesize information from this unit in an exciting documentary using Ustream.


Standards


Timeline

Lesson

Links/Resources

Ways to Connect

Assessment

Introduction

This lesson will take two sessions and will require computer lab time.

EFAC



EFAC DREAMS Blog
Observe and acess student understanding through disussion clarify any misunderstandings.

Geography

These lessons will take 9 sessions to complete.

Geography Glog




Civics

These lessons will take three to four sessions to complete.





Economics

These lessons will take three sessions to complete.





Final Project

This lesson will take five sessions to complete.



UStream Facts
Alternative site is SchoolTube