US Geography – Southeastern States Grades 4-6 is a supplement for United States Regions social studies programs. The material will provide practical experiences using maps, graphs and diagrams. These skills are integrated throughout the book. Historical events are presented which should help the student to connect the past to the present. The critical thinking activities will reinforce this concept. Several different resources, industries and businesses are represented in this book. There are a variety of projects designed to promote understanding of the social studies concepts. The study of geography helps us connect to our environment and provides a sense of where we are. The five themes of geography: location, place, movement, regions and interaction are included throughout the book.
The content of this 64-page workbook includes: Teacher Instructions and Answer Key, Fun Facts about the Southeastern States, The Lost Colony, Jamestown, The True Story of Pocahontas, Colonial Williamsburg, Colonial Signs, Map of Williamsburg, James Oglethorpe – “Father of Georgia”, Cause & Effect, Virginia – the Mother of Presidents, Presidents of the United States, Time Line of the Eight Virginia Presidents, The Civil War, The United States During the Civil War, The Underground Railroad, Time Line of the Southeastern States, The Demon Cat, Locations in the Southeastern States, Washington D.C., Urban Areas of Virginia – North Carolina – Georgia, The Flight of Kitty Hawk, Build Your Own Paper Airplane, The Colas – Pepsi and Coke, Arthur Ashe, Michael Jordan, Old South – New South, Peanuts, Products Created by George Washington Carver, Peanut Graph, Coal Mining in West Virginia, State Diorama and State Facts.