Lesson

Title Paint My Counties:  Mapcoloring the Counties of Arizona.
Lesson Description  In 1983, Arizona went from 14 counties to 15 with the addition of La Paz County. Map coloring is connected to graph theory in mathematics. Combining these geography facts with math skills gives students a chance to use logic to learn the counties.
Author Sara Jenkins
Grade Level 4-5
Duration 2 class periods

 
Arizona Geography Concepts Arizona Reading Strands Arizona Writing Strands National Geography Standards National Language Arts Standards
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