To review the names and locations of states, cities, waterways, and land areas of the United States in 1783.
1 class period
In this fun activity, the class is divided into five teams. Each team tries to identify the states, cities, waterways, and land areas numbered on the map on page 25B. The map shows the United States in 1783, the year Great Britain signed the Treaty of Paris granting independence to its American colonies.
Easy-to-follow Teacher Instructions and answer key included, along with a 20-question follow up quiz to measure student progress. The quiz can also be given as a homework assignment.