ERIC Number: EJ561903
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Main Street: Teaching Elementary School Students Standards-Based Urban Geography.
Hurt, Douglas A.
Journal of Geography, v96 n6 p280-83 Nov-Dec 1997
Describes a lesson plan that uses Main Street images of three towns to encourage students to recognize and compare human and physical characteristics of places. The lesson teaches the geographic concepts of site (absolute location) and situation (relative location) as well as introducing students to urban geography. (MJP)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A