EL Civics for ESL Students

Grand Canyon Lesson, Page 2

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Havasu Falls in the Grand Canyon

Where are these people?

  • They are at Havasu Falls on the Havasupai Indian Reservation.
    • Havasupai means 'people of the blue-green waters.'


    Horseshoe Bend on the Colorado River

    How was the Grand Canyon made?

    • It was made by water from the Colorado River.
    • This section of the Colorado River is called Horseshoe Bend because it is shaped like a horseshoe.


    People Looking at the Grand Canyon

    What are these people doing?

    • They are looking at the Grand Canyon.
    • They are standing behind a railing so they won't fall.


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