What's In a Name?

Students examine the origins of the names of U.S. states, focusing on names that were derived from Native American words. They are provided with lists of the names of the 50 states, and then research online or in library resources the name origins.

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Grade
3rd - 12th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research
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