U.S. Regions Southwest Region Unit

Amber Thomas
2,207 Followers
Format
Zip (20 MB|78 pages)
$9.99
Digital Download
$9.99
Digital Download
Share this resource
Amber Thomas
2,207 Followers

Also included in

  1. This bundle contains U.S. geography units for all 5 U.S. regions. Each unit covers the natural resources, products, landmarks, landforms, and history of the region. Each unit also has visual, kinesthetic, note-taking, writing, poetry, mapping, and dramatic activities to engage a variety of learnin
    $34.99
    $49.95
    Save $14.96

Description

This U.S. geography unit on the Southwest region covers the natural resources, products, landmarks, landforms, and history of the region. It also has visual, kinesthetic, note-taking, writing, poetry, mapping, and dramatic activities. The tests and worksheets included have answer keys.

This product contains a PDF with the activities (mostly used for the first half of the unit), as well as a Word Document with tests and written assignments (mostly used for the second half of the unit):

PDF order of activities:
✅ Timeline project (History preview activity)
✅ Mapping project 1: Preview (Kinesthetic activity and coloring activity)
✅ States and Capitals (Matching Game)
✅ States and Capitals Cursive (2 differentiated assignments, 3 pages each)
✅ History (Commemorative postage stamp project) This should be used near the end of the unit, right before the wrap up activities.


Word Document order of assignments:
✅ Natural Resources and Products (Concept webs and note taking form)
✅ Landforms (Concept web and drawing activity)
✅ Landmarks and Recreation (Concept webs, brochure project, and travel questions homework assignment)
✅ Mapping project 1 (Key Southeast features)
✅ Mapping project 2 (Elevation map sand project)
✅ History (Just for fun comic to color)
✅ Wrap‐up activity 1: Acrostic poem
✅ States questions (Homework assignment double sided with answer key)
✅ Wrap‐up activity 2: Student created plays
✅ Final test with answer key (14 multiple choice questions and 1 open response paragraph)


You will need:
► Social studies textbook chapter on the Northeast region. I have included links to online articles to get you start
► Transparency sheet (for displaying one of the included maps)
► Index cards
► Sand, plastic spoons and glue (for elevation map project)
► Hole punch (for stamp and timeline projects)
► Colored pencils and crayons (for most projects)

✨✨✨ Are you looking for more ways to make social studies more relevant for your students? I have a whole range of social studies items here! Check out these popular products✨✨✨

Immigration Unit
U.S. Regions Midwest and Great Plains Region Unit
U.S. Regions Northeast Region Unit
U.S. Regions Southeast Region Unit
U.S. Regions Southwest Region Unit
U.S. Regions West Region Unit
All 5 US Regions Unit Plans Bundle PLAN AHEAD IF YOU NEED MORE UNITS AND SAVE WITH THIS BUNDLE!
World Map Kinesthetic Activity

Total Pages
78 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
Report this Resource to TpT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TpT’s content guidelines.

Reviews

Questions & Answers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up