Grade Level

Gr. 10; Gr. 11; Gr. 12

Document Type

Lesson Plans


Geography--Study and teaching (Secondary);


The objective of the activity is to create a three dimensional monumental, unique, and everlasting structure that symbolizes your selected culture between the 100CE and 1800CE. The second objective will be to research the location, the resources, trade routes, people, specialized skills, and artisans to complete this task. The created structure should symbolize the empire's region's culture, history, location, power, and prestige.


Department of Geography


Geographic Alliance of Iowa

Original Date


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