Lesson Plans
Geography 7B/7C 4th Q 03.04 Lesson Plans
Week: 05/10/2004 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
Introduce the geography: landforms, climate etc of Latin America

Students are to read Pages 168-178

Students will be able to identy the main geographic regions of Latin America
Students will describe the physical featues of Latin America and the effect on the people's lives
Students will be able to describe the climate and vegetation of latin America

Students will explain ways in which cliamte and vegetation affect how and where the people of Latin America live

Students will understnd the importance of natural resources to the Latin American nations

Students will understand why it is important for the Latin Ameican people to have more than one source of income
Students are to read 183-192

Studetns will understand the background history of the Latin American nations
Students are to read pages 197-199

Who are the main cultural groups in Mexico
What are the population trends of Mexico
Why do many Mexican people immigrate to the United States
Film on Mexico