Scale the Mountain
The goal of the lesson is to finalize a study on scale drawings. Students will use their prior knowledge of topography to create scale drawings. Use of Arkansas maps makes this an Arkansas History lesson.
Courtesy of CALS Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Grade Level:5-8 Middle School
Time period:Modern Era 1968 to Present
Arkansas Academic Standards are subject to revision every six years by the Arkansas Department of Education. The frameworks used in the majority of lesson plans on the Arkansas History Hub are from the 2006 Social Studies Frameworks and the 2007 Arkansas History Amendments and School Library Media Frameworks.
G.1.7.6, G.1.8.2, M.13.7.5, M.13.8.3, NO.1.7.1