Spring Workshop May 2020

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Lesson planning, Agriculture Industry in Rio Grande Valley, Historias Americanas, Farming Industry, Migrants, Farmworkers, Produce sheds, Political, Economic, Social and geographic factors, TEKS


TEKS (Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills): (A) explain the geographic factors responsible for the location of economic activities in places and regions. B) identify geographic factors such as location, physical features, transportation corridors and barriers, and distribution of natural resources that influence a society's political relationships.

Lesson objective(s): 1. Identify the natural resources that lead to developing the agriculture industry in Rio Grande Valley (RGV). 2. Identify the key landforms that contributed to agriculture industry in RGV. 3. Identify the key leaders that contributed to the growth in agriculture.

Differentiation strategies to meet diverse learner needs: Graphic organizers, visuals, videos, PowerPoint (PPT), peer to peer reading



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