This 17 page WebQuest covers the five major regions of the United States. Your students are asked to list the states and characteristics of each of the regions. There is a word find included to review terms. There is also a fun online activity asking the students to find the states. The students gain factual information while learning to read for information and using research skills.
An Answer Key is provided
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For a preview of all my WebQuests, click on the following link
Mrs. Mc's WebQuests
You can also find a helpful collections of materials on latitude and longitude at this link
Latitude and Longitude Listings