Title Balkan Basics
Lesson Description  In this lesson, students will learn the cultural, historical, and economic characteristics of the Balkan Republics and analyze the similarities and differences of various Balkan Republics.
Author Barbara Stout
Grade Levels 7-8
Duration 3 class periods

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Teacher Instructions

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Student T-chart Worksheet

Central and Eastern Europe Map

Balkan Basics Ideas and Content Rubric

Student Work Sample

Student Work Sample 2

Satellite Image of Balkan Peninsula, Courtesy of NASA  

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