What to Do About Sprawl

Students read an article excerpt about sprawl and visit a virtual suburb to compare and contrast sprawl with New Urbanism. They analyze the evidence for sprawl in a suburb and make recommendations on how to minimize its impact.

6th - 8th Social Studies & History 12 Views 16 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research
Duration
5 days

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