How the States Got Their Shapes - Season 1 - Episode 6: Use it or Lose it
IMDB Guide: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1935491/
The History Channel presents How the States Got Their Shapes. This entertaining video series looks at the United States of America, its history and specifically how each state got its unique shape.
This episode discusses the states of California, Ohio and Virginia, the cities of Los Angles, Columbus and Washington, DC, and how the concepts of capital cities, elections, voting and slavery played a role in shaping our states.
This guide has 29 questions, with two additional higher level reflection questions. There is a question about every 2 minutes and the answers are also attached.
This is a great resource to help supplement an American history lesson or to help guide a substitute day!