Iowa Map: Where is Iowa ?
Iowa is in the news and it is important to know where it is and what states border this significant state. This product contains 6 map activities on Iowa. It teaches your class where Iowa is located in the USA and the rivers in Iowa. One map introduces your students to all the 12 Midwestern states. Another map activity teaches seven different regions of the United States. This package comes with a bonus pack which includes materials on what a caucus is and this bonus package has three comprehension articles explaining the ethanol issue in this state and the history of the Iowa caucus. This product’s main purpose is to turn your class on to the news and encourage your students to bring in current events about Iowa. It also can be used to supplement your curriculum study of the United States. After your class knows the geography of this area, your students will be more motivated to learn additional information about this region of the United States. Teaching current events and geography can strengthen comprehension skills and improve test scores by providing your students with more valuable background knowledge.