This geography activity is completely student driven, fun and interactive. It can be done with any textbook map or atlas that has the physical geography of the U.S.. A map of the U.S. is included if this resource is not available.
First, students create a physical map of the U.S. labeling key features. A template is included. Then, students play the Where in the World Scavenger Hunt printable clue game. Students guess the features by reading four description clues for differing geographical features of the U.S..
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