Nevada is in the news and it is important to know where it is and what states border this important state. This product contains 6 map activities on Nevada. It teaches your class where Nevada is located in the USA and major features in Nevada. One map introduces your students to all the 6 Rocky Mountain States. Another map activity teaches six different regions of the United States. One class project is included on Collecting State Quarters. This product’s main purpose is to turn your class on to the news and encourage your students to bring in current events about Nevada. 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.