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49 resources with the keyterm land use

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Native Foods and Livelihoods

For Teachers K - 2nd
Introduce young scholars to the ways in which land and people have a relationship. They examine the types of food local tribes have traditionally consumed and ways in which the people and the land both benefited from the act of...
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The Case of Vanishing Farmland

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers consider decisions about how to use resources that are in short supply. Students role-play different perspectives in a land-use simulation, and examine land use issues around the world. This interesting lesson sheds light...
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What About Shady Acres?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students participate in a simulation activity where they must decide whether or not to preserve an untouched forest. During the role play, students attend public hearings, discuss the pros and cons of nature development, create...
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Indian Trust Lands

For Teachers K - 2nd
An important aspect of studying Native American history is understanding the nature of trust lands. Budding historians will learn that as Native Americans were removed from their home lands, trust lands were provided in the form of...
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Human Impacts on the Environment - Fire on the Land

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students examine land use and its effects with a focus on Montana. In this land use instructional activity, students investigate the use of fire by the Salish and Pend d' Oreille tribes by reading articles and gathering background...
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Analyzing Diverse Land Use

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students compare and contrast values about land use. In this Montana history instructional activity, students compare attitudes that Native Americans and European Americans had about the environment as they conduct research. Students...
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First You Take an Ecumene

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Although this was written regarding Canadian agriculture, it can be used in any agriculture or environmental science class. Learners evaluate agricultural and economic activity maps and consider land use competition. Activities that get...
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Ecology Explorers: Historical Air Photo Interpretation

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Young scholars identify and analyze land use changes over time with historic aerial photographs, and classify different land use into categories.
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Valentine Village

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Learners build a small city by using a half-gallon milk or juice carton to "build" a miniature home. They decorate their buildings with construction paper, yarn, beads, or whatever they have and become mailmen, delivering Valentine's to...
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Processing Satellite Images

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students comprehend the meaning of "pixel." They recognize patterns using pixels. Students observe how land use can be determined from a pixel. They measure off a 30 x 30-meter area to show the size of the surface area of one pixel....
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Scarcity of Land Throughout the World and in Hawaii

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars discuss the importance of "land." They review the four types of land classification--urban, rural, agricultural and conservation--and participate in an activity involving an apple that demonstrates the use of land in...
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When You Were My Age, What Was This Place Like?

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students discover how land use in their community has changed. In this community and ecology lesson plan, students scan old newspapers to find articles about the development of community land. Students discuss and predict how land use...
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Zoom-In: Erosion and Land Use

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders create hypotheses while viewing primary source images. In this land use lesson, 6th graders discuss erosion and how humans impact the land. Students record their observations of photographs and write conclusions. 
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Land Use and Lawmaking in California

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students design a plan for a housing development in their city. In this house development lesson plan, students observe pictures of land use, research lawmaking, and develop a plan for an environmentally friendly housing development in...
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Land Use and Lawmaking in California

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students investigate the laws of using land.  In this California Government instructional activity, students examine the many uses of land in California and find an environmental issue they care about.  Students write a letter to a...
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Land Use Worksheet

For Students 9th - 12th
In this environment instructional activity, students find the solutions to a real life case study after separating into different groups. There is also information about types of land use for scaffolding of the project.
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How Should Our Gardens Grow?

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students examine different types of land use by humans and evaluate the ways land is used in their local community. They also consider the environmental effects of the different types of land use. Students assume the role of community...
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Land Use Decision

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students identify social and ecological considerations where human uses of land and trees conflict with each other and ecosystem needs, and describe importance of land-use management and planning through role play.
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Earth: Land Use Picture Project

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars explore how changes in human land use are impacting local environments. They also explore some of the social impacts of various land uses in their area. They identify and discuss some social impacts of the different land...
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Pick a Mountain Side

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students examine opposing points of view in a legal land use battle and propose resolutions for the conflict. They further explore the situation by drafting memorandums of understanding that outline a path to reconciliation.
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Life on the Edge: Land Use, Food Supply, and Economics in a Small African Village

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students examine the roles that natural events (such as droughts), population growth and other human factors play on land use and food supply.
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Where is Our Land Going?

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students describe earth science by defining vocabulary terms. In this erosion lesson, students discuss why sediment is being redistributed and taking away from our coastlines. Students define Earth science vocabulary terms and answer...
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Land Use Worksheet

For Students 2nd
In this geography skills worksheet, 2nd graders examine 7 uses for land and list examples of each on the provided graphic organizer.
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Land Use Change Unit Assessment

For Students 8th - 12th
In this geography skills worksheet, students respond to 33 multiple choice questions pertaining to land use and land changes.