How the States Got Their Shapes Season 1 Episode 10 Mouthing Off Video Guide
IMDB Guide: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1935489/
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 focuses on the differences between language, dialects, accents and words within the United States. It discusses the states and areas of Ocracoke Island, North Carolina; Long Island, New York; Topeka, Kansas; South Carolina; Georgia and Southern California. In addition, the video talks about how the topics of Gullah, Surfing, Skateboarding, the Pony Express, the Telegraph, the Telephone, Television, Internet, and Texting helped shape the states and American English.
This guide has 30 questions, with three additional higher level reflection questions. There is a question every 1-2 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!