5A - Lookout Mountain


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Lookout Mountain NHAP (Infrared Aerial Photo)
Lookout Mountain DEM (Digital Elevation Model)

Little River Canyon (NHAP)
Lookout Mountain (DEM - Map View)
Lookout Mountain (DEM - Oblique View)
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Lookout Mountain (TM)
Little River Canyon (Topo Map)
Lookout Mountain (Topo Map)
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Rationale:

 

Themes

  • Valley and Ridge topography
  • Incised canyon (Little River Canyon) and land-use planning
  • De Soto historical and cultural landmarks

Content Outline

  • Rationale
  • Performance Objectives
  • Assessment Rubrics
  • Newspaper Article
  • Study Area Description
    • Valley and Ridge Topography
    • Incised Canyon and land-use planning
    • De Soto historical and cultural landmarks

Activity Titles

All activities include

  • Power Thinking Exercise
  • Materials
  • Performance Tasks
  • Enrichment
  1. Examining the Cumberland Escarpment
  2. Explaining the Middlesboro Basin
  3. The Wilderness Road and Westward Migration