Geography by Design: Economic Geography and Development, Volume 2
Product ID: 461-1729
Geography by Design uses a conceptual approach to align instructional units to instructional standards. The content is research-based, and the lessons are student-centered and scaffolded to maximize learning opportunities for students of all abilities. Geography by Design embeds activities and instructional strategies for differentiation for diverse learners, including English language learners as well as gifted and talented learners.
Volume 2 introduces students to the study of economic geography, which the Association of American Geographers defines as “being concerned with the location of industries and retail and wholesale businesses, on transportation and trade, and on the changing value of real estate.” Volume 2 also addresses the levels of economic development of countries and regions and analyzes the spatial distribution of development on a global basis.
Each volume contains a CD with instructional resources that include student text.
National Geography Standards and TEKS Correlation