Landmarks of United States Teacher Resources
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Kids have fun learning US geography and state facts, including capitals, nicknames, major cities, and landmarks. They can choose between the game, or informational flashcards for each state.
Send an aspiring aviator from state to state in order to learn their locations. Practice spelling the names of the states, and read information about the state flag, bird, flower, and more.
Students investigate countries by identifying their national landmarks. For this World Geography lesson, students utilize the Internet to research a historic landmark in a foreign country and complete a landmark survey worksheet. Students create a travel brochure of an assigned country using Microsoft Word.
Students research famous landmarks of the world. For this landmarks lesson, students determine why cultures build special structures and then find out more about specific world landmarks. Students respond to the provided discussion questions and share their findings with their classmates.
Students locate specific landmarks on a map. They define the term landmark. Students explain the difference between a manmade and natural landmark. They are explained why landmarks are important. Students discuss and research some manmade landmarks.
Responding to blog posts can increase written communication skills, critical thinking skills, and the use of social media as a means for discussion. Kids will compose a blog post in response to the provided article related to famous landmarks, particularly the Hollywood sign.
Students engage in a lesson plan that is about the city and state of a class. They conduct research about the city and state using a variety of resources. Then students compose an informative paragraph about using the information found.
Students learn basic facts about the Supreme Court by examining the United States Constitution and one of the landmark cases decided by that court.
Students research a landmark or site in the Shoals area of Alabama. They develop a list of local landmarks and sites, complete a Venn diagram and a report outline, conduct research, and create a brochure or slideshow presentation.
In this online interactive geography quiz worksheet, students respond to 20 identification questions regarding famous landmarks of the world. Students have 4 minutes to finish the timed quiz.
Eleventh graders examine political issues in the United States between 1936 and 2000. For this American history lesson, 11th graders study the economy, education, government, civil rights, and sports of this time period. Students compare the past issues with those presently in the United States as they examine and interpret data.
A great instructional activity focuses on important cultural and historical places in the state of Arkansas. Learners are introduced to six important places in Arkansas, then create a report on a place in Arkansas. Some excellent photographs, resource links, and blackline masters are included in this fine plan.
Third graders study American national holidays, symbols, songs and landmarks. They appreciate the meaning and significance of our nation's ideals of liberty, justice and equality.
Students research sights to visit in the United States. They discuss the 50 State Quarters Program and locate states on a classroom map. They select a state and research in the library. They create a group presentation and present to the class. They complete a 3-2-1 summary of each group and
Students investigate several sources to explore facts about their city and state. The location, population, history, landmarks, and main features of the area are unearthed in this experience.
In this My State Report Booklet worksheet, students complete 25 pages about a state. Example pages include state animal, bird, flag, flower, and insect.
Students investigate some basic facts about the Supreme Court by examining the United States Constitution and one of the landmark cases decided by that court. The operation of the Supreme Court forms the focus of the lesson.
Students research the landmarks of West Virginia. In this West Virginia lesson, students read about landmarks, historic places, and historic markers in the West Virginia Encyclopedia. They work in groups of 3 and teach their fellow group members what they have learned.
Use this motivating resource to help learners practice their problem solving skills. They answer questions relating to a specific downtown landmark, however, this worksheet could be a great way to reinforce important skills.
First graders understand what a symbol is and recognize symbols of the world, country, state, and local areas. In this symbols lesson, 1st graders identify symbols, and play a bingo game with traffic symbols. Students study the difference between world and country symbols through reading and a multimedia presentation and take an assessment on them.