Social Studies - 4th Grade
Standard 1Students will understand the relationship between the physical geography in Utah and human life.
Objective 2Analyze how physical geography affects human life in Utah.
Enduring understanding: The physical geography of Utah influences where people live.
This lesson will look at population concentrations in the State of Utah. Students will discuss the physical features that are part of various population centers and look for effects that those features may have on population.
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