Lesson
Title Rivers that Flow from the Continental Divide: The Journey of Two Rivers
Lesson Description  In this lesson, students will trace a river from its source to its end while learning that the Rocky Mountains serve as a continental divide
Author Andree Charlson
Grade Levels 4-5
Duration 3 class periods

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NASA View of the Flow of Phoenix Area Rivers

US Map (with state names)

US Map of Major Rivers and Continental Divide (without state names)

US Map of Major Rivers (without river names and without state names)

6 Trait Writing Rubric
 
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Vocabulary Cards

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