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Chapter 5.2 Land Use

Before the Lesson

Objectives

  1. Study the relationship between land use and culture.
  2. Investigate the relationship between land use and economic activity.
  3. Explore changes in land use.
  4. Learn how to identify sentences that include details that support the main idea of a paragraph.

Prior Knowledge

Guided Instruction

  1. Paragraph Shrinking: Land Use (pp. 120-21)

Guided Practice

  1. What is the relationship between environment and land use?
  2. Compare and contrast land use in the western United States with land use in the Middle East.
  3. Study the picture at the bottom of p. 121. What clues do you see in this landscape that suggest a need for irrigation?

Independent Practice

  1. Outline: Land Use and Culture

Assessment

  1. Reading Check: How is land use related to culture?

Guided Instruction

  1. Rally Read: Land Use and Economic Activity (pp. 122-23)

Guided Practice

  1. What are first-level economic activities?
  2. How much of the world's land is used for first-level activities?
  3. How much land is used for first-level activities in developed countries like the United States?
  4. What type of economic activity is performed during second-level activities?
  5. What are third-level economic activities?
  6. Which economic activity or activities are more likely to take place in rural areas?
  7. Which economic activity or activities are more likely to take place in urban areas?
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