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U.S. Regions Southwest Region Unit

U.S. Regions Southwest Region Unit
U.S. Regions Southwest Region Unit
U.S. Regions Southwest Region Unit
U.S. Regions Southwest Region Unit
U.S. Regions Southwest Region Unit
U.S. Regions Southwest Region Unit
Product Description
This 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:

1. Timeline project (History preview activity)
2. Region map preview (Kinesthetic activity and coloring activity)
3. States and Capitals (Game)
4. Homework: Cursive States and Capitals (2 differentiated assignments, 3 pages each)
5. Natural Resources and Products (Concept webs and note taking form)
6. Landforms (Concept web and drawing activity)
7. Landforms project 2 (3 different art projects)
8. Landmarks and Recreation (Concept webs, brochure project, and travel questions homework assignment)
9. Mapping project 1 (Key Northeast features)
10. Mapping project 2 (Elevation map sand project)
11. History (Commemorative postage stamp project)
12. Wrap-up activity 1: Acrostic poem
13. States questions (Homework assignment)
14. Wrap-up activity 2: Student created plays
15. Final test with answer key (24 multiple choice questions and 1 open response paragraph)

You will need:
* Social studies textbook chapter on the Southwest region. I have included links to online articles to get you started.
* 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)
* Chalk pastels, tissues (for 2 art projects)
* Colored construction paper

If you will be teaching about the other 4 U.S. regions and you're looking for materials, I have them available for purchase also:

Northeast Region Unit

Southeast Region Unit

Midwest and Great Plains Region Unit

West Region Unit


Or, buy all 5 in one and save 50%

All 5 U.S. Regions: 5 Units Bundled Pack
Total Pages
74 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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