Utah History & Geography
Created By Amy Proksch
"Completed as part of the requirements for El Ed 4050 Fall Semester, 1999,
Jay Monson, course instructor, USU"
Introduction to Utah
Large Map KWL of Utah
Geography- counties, rivers, lakes, mountains, and deserts
History- five Native American Tribes, and Early settlers
Counties research project- research process, letters to county seats, and
documentation of resources
Distances (column addition and large number addition)
How much do you eat? (conversion of Native American food recipes to serve
larger quantities of people)
Large Utah Diorama (students work in groups)
Math Lesson Plan #1
Materials:Utah map, string, and ruler
As students travel with parents or plan family trips, they can help determine the places and distances to be traveled.
Annette Ashliman's 4th grade resource file at Lincoln Elementary, Hyrum, Utah.
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