This 77-page file is a unit about the important places in the United States (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standards – SS5G1). The presentation includes notes (facts, events, etc.) and images related to this topic. There are also many printables, activities, and graphic organizers included in the file. The handouts and foldables are perfect for your students' Social Studies Interactive Notebooks!
~CLOZE notes and Key (for note-taking during the presentation) – slides 4-8
~Key Vocabulary foldables & Key – slides 9-13
~United States Geography Notes (facts, images, events, etc.) – slides 14-60
~United States Geography Comprehension Questions & Key (could also be used as a study guide or quiz) – slides 61-63
~Venn diagram printable – slides 64-65
~Physical Features Chart – slides 66-67
~A Souvenir Suitcase printable – slides 68-69
~Design A Plate activity – slides 70-71
~Famous Place Postcard printable – slides 72-73
~U.S. Map practice handout – slides 74-75
~Field Trip Wish List Ticket Out the Door – slides 76-77
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for 5th grade Social Studies:
SS5G1 The student will locate important places in the United States.
a. Locate important physical features; include the Grand Canyon, Salton Sea, Great Salt Lake, and Mojave Desert.
b. Locate important man-made places; include the Chisholm Trail; Pittsburgh, PA; Gettysburg, PA; Kitty Hawk, NC; Pearl Harbor, HI; and Montgomery, AL.
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United States Resources
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