United States Geography Teacher Resources
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New Review The Corps of Discovery: The Lewis and Clark Expedition
Don't miss this fantastic comprehensive lesson plan on the Lewis and Clark Expedition, packed with instructional guidance, worksheets, map work, informational texts, and secondary source materials.
4th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Discover Colorado: People, Places and Times
Fourth graders discover the history and geography of Colorado by observing maps. For this United States lesson, 4th graders research the state of Colorado using their textbook and handouts. Students investigate the geography of the...
4th Visual & Performing Arts
Whole Group Research in North America: Lesson 10
Sixth graders explore world geography by participating in a word scramble activity. In this natural resources lesson plan, 6th graders identify the different civilizations that once inhabited the Americas and the types of plants and...
6th Visual & Performing Arts
Landmarks of the Underground Railroad
Students explore Civil Rights by reading several books in class. In this Underground Railroad lesson, students discuss The Story of Henry Box Brown and identify the location and functionality of the Underground Railroad. Students answer...
3rd - 6th Visual & Performing Arts
Play Doh Map of Your State
Students create a state map using Playdoh. In this hands-on state geography activity, students work in groups to form a three-dimensional map of their state using Playdoh made at home following a (given) recipe. Students use four colors...
2nd - 6th Visual & Performing Arts
US Geography: The Midwest
Students investigate the geography and agricultural products of the Midwestern United States. In this US geography lesson, students watch and discuss a video that depicts the Midwest of the US as the breadbasket of the country. They make...
4th - 5th Social Studies & History