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  • Item #: 013863
    ISBN: 9781931397728
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    Any description of this atlas has to include a suggestion to view the sample pages online. After all, a picture is worth 1000 words! Looking at this atlas is a visual (and informational) treat. Each state (and Washington D.C.) covers a two-page spread. It has the appearance of looking like a desk blotter; with a journal open showing a map and a brief overview of the state. Surrounding the map are notes, dates, facts, illustrations and trivia "paper clipped" or "taped" in place. Readers are introduced to all of the basics: state birds, flowers, seals, flags, statistics, quarters, events, people, and much more. The maps are topographical with major cities and Interstate highways marked. Thematic maps show farm resources, expansion, population, climate and regions; and the paperback atlas ends with a state almanac and a list of geography terms defined. – Zach
  • Item #: 019768
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    This 55 piece jigsaw puzzle is a perfect supplement to your U.S. geography lessons. The extra sturdy pieces are shaped as individual states (except for some combos of the smaller Northeastern states) and are labeled with state name and capital city. Puzzle pieces with Canada, Mexico and major bodies of water such as the Atlantic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Gulf of Mexico, and the Great Lakes are also labeled. Small illustrations representing important landmarks or characteristics around the country like the Liberty Bell and Mt. Rushmore are also found on the appropriate puzzle piece. Puzzle measures 1.5 x 2.5 feet. ~ Enh

  • Item #: 074318
    ISBN: 9780300223484
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  • Item #: 069424
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     This colorful single-sided political map of the United States, produced by National Geographic Kids, is a nice reference tool for any geography student. The map includes all of the state capitals, as well as several of the larger cities that are located throughout the U.S. Large lakes and major rivers are also shown, along with a full-color display of each state flag along the bottom. This resource also includes the longitude and latitude lines, and a helpful map scale that is calculated in both miles and kilometers. This item is included within one of the Well Planned Gal curriculum kits. Measures 36” x 24”. ~ Mike

  • Item #: 067070
    ISBN: 9781594764677
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  • Item #: 055268
    ISBN: 9780531281543
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  • Item #: 044664
    ISBN: 9780358062103
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  • Item #: 044183
    ISBN: 9780689812477
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    Travel the United States without leaving your chair with this beautiful collection of poems. Fifty poems representing a variety of geographic regions are included, each with its own color illustration. The poems are grouped into regional categories: Northeast, Capital (D.C.), Southeast, Great Lakes, Plains, Mountain, Southwest, and Pacific Coast. Each geographical section contains a map of the states included, plus a page or two of state facts. Well-known poets including Carl Sandburg, Langston Hughes, and Nikki Giovanni lend their voices to this collection, but there are poems by newcomers as well. Selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins, illus. by Stephen Alcorn. 83 pgs, hc. ~ Lisa

  • Item #: 038411
    ISBN: 9781932096262
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    This reproducible workbook and curriculum guide is from YWM, publishers of the Heroes of History series comes. Though a great companion to the series, it stands alone and doesn't require the use of the biographies. Each of the 50 states (with an extra for the District of Columbia) receives 2 reproducible worksheets in the book. The main worksheet (identical for every state) prompts students to research and find such information as date of statehood, state motto, current population, natural resources, number of representatives in Congress, and more. It also has students identify features like bodies of water, highest point, state capital, bordering states, and more. Students draw and label these features on the second worksheet for the state, which is a black and white outline map of the featured state. A very effective and interactive way to teach state facts to students. The book includes several appendices with valuable items like additional maps and exercises (for the 13 colonies, the Louisiana Purchase, etc.), additional assignments like oral reports and creating timelines, a list of resources for state information, and more.128 pgs, pb. ~ Rachel

  • Item #: 029604
    ISBN: 9781931789264
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  • Item #: 025435
    ISBN: 9780880801447
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    A pocket reference sized version of the U.S. Constitution complete with an index and the Declaration of Independence. 48 pgs. ~ Tom

  • Item #: 011278
    ISBN: 9780825165948
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  • Item #: 005076
    ISBN: 9780756545963
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  • Item #: 047184
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    This workbook can be used as a stand alone study of US geography, or it can be used in conjunction with the book Fifty States Under God to further explore the geography of each state. Arranged in order of statehood, the study of each state is its own lesson, and discuses three key areas: land regions, borders and geographical features, and major cities. Extensive use is made of state maps in each of these areas to help illustrate these points and features. During each lesson on individual states, students are periodically referred back to an overall map of the US, so they definitely get lots of practice finding and placing states and locations across the country. Prior to beginning the lessons on the states, there are 3 lessons covering the geography of the US as a whole as well as a quiz on US geography and an introduction to geography from a Christian perspective. At various points throughout the course, there are 4 geography overview and testing sections, each one encompassing 3 lessons. The appendix contains extra copies of maps, the tests, and the answer keys. There are schedules included for completing the workbook as either a one-semester course or a one-year course, and there is also a page of suggestions for how to schedule this book with Fifty States Under God. The workbook is spiral-bound and softcover. – Zach

  • Item #: 071290
    ISBN: 9781450821780
    Retail: $12.99
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    As young readers move through this non-consumable illustrated book, they will receive a virtual tour of the United States. Colorful photographs, maps, and lively text bring the history, geography, and wildlife of each of the fifty states to life. This publication also includes key facts regarding the history of each state, along with interesting details about individuals who helped to shape the culture and direction of the U.S. A simple but effective overview of the fifty states that comprise the American nation. 128 pgs, pb. ~ Mike

  • Item #: 070557
    ISBN: 9780792264026
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       This is a gorgeous hardcover book loaded with color photos, maps and illustrations. The text is very readable (i.e. not boring) and informative. Organized by region, each state is summarized through four pages that include a brief timeline; information on natural resources, physical features, and climate; and fascinating ‘did you know’ points. One page is dedicated to our nation’s capital, Washington D.C. and children are familiarized with the U.S. Territories through the two page spread at the conclusion of the book. Additional facts & figures comparing the 50 states, additional book and web resources and index conclude this exceptional resource. Recommended resource for Layers of Learning Level 4.  Keep this in the car for your next road trip, add it to your social studies, come up with some imaginative writing prompts by randomly opening to a page and writing about what you would do there! hc, 240pp, 8.5” x 11”.  ~ Sara/Deanne

  • Item #: 062299
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      If you’ve considered purchasing the larger Word Teaser sets, this set is a great option to try first. This is a mini deck with 50 cards (rather than 150 in the larger). Each card contains a question regarding a U.S. state along with a hint on one side, and then information on the back. For example, “What U.S. state is only about 55 miles from the Russian border?” The hint is: “This state could easily hold Texas, California, and Montana in its borders.” Although there is just one question, the real wealth of information is on the second side. Each card becomes a “fast facts” card about a state, with the name, abbreviation, capital, population, land area, date it entered the union, nickname, and motto. With all these facts, this set is great for create-your-own games or supplementing a unit study on the United States. Cards are 2 ½” x 3 ½” and come in a storage box. For 2 or more players. ~ Ruth

  • Item #: 053263
    ISBN: 9780448431314
    Retail: $6.99
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    How about a whirlwind tour through each of the United States? Packed with all sorts of interesting facts about each state, this is a fun little overview of what's unique about the different parts of America. Find out why Pennsylvania is called the "Keystone State," where the biggest tree is, and which state has the oldest capitol city. When you're done, you'll definitely be smart about the fifty states! 64 pgs., pb. - Chad

  • Item #: 049539
    ISBN: 9781486713967
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  • Item #: 048973
    ISBN: 9781410923189
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  • Item #: 041623
    ISBN: 9780843177374
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    This activity book is full of mazes, word searches, crossword puzzles, and trivia about the 50 United States. States are grouped by regions (New England, Northeastern, Mid-Atlantic, Southeastern, Southern, Midwestern, Western, Southwestern, West Coast, and Non-Contiguous), and each region has one or two worksheets that provide fun puzzles about that area. Black and white illustrations with speech bubbles also share facts and statistics about that area. The information doesn't go into great detail about each state, but it does a good job of showing the highlights of each state and what they're most known for. In the middle of the book is a map of the United States with room to place a sticker on every state. Included is a two-page spread of 75 stickers. There are 50 license plate stickers which show how the plates look in full-color. These are great to put on the supplied map whenever you get a chance to visit each state. The other 25 stickers are also included, which feature famous monuments and other objects that kids can place wherever they want. A complete answer key for all the puzzle pages is included. The perfect book to bring along on those family road trips (or for some imagined traveling right at home). 24 pgs. ~ Rachel

  • Item #: 017249
    ISBN: 9781931789240
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  • Item #: 056394
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    Do you hate trying to re-fold road maps? Problem solved! This US map is made from a durable material that makes it water and tear resistant. It includes interstates and major highways, so when you're done finding your way, just scrunch it up and place it inside the included drawstring storage bag. - Laura

  • Item #: 047647
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  • Item #: 000519
    ISBN: 9780486401683
    Retail: $4.99
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    What study of the states would be complete without a little coloring? Well, it's not really an essential, but it can reinforce the learning. Attractive blackline coloring pages are brimming with information about each of the 50 states, educating as they are colored. Which state is the Sunflower State? The Land of Opportunity? Which state's motto is "Ever Upward"? Informative captions provide each state's nickname, motto, flower, bird, tree, capital, principal rivers and mountains, notable attractions, and other special information.

    Accurate outline drawings of each state are prominent, with a small inset map of the United States showing its location (by shading). Some details, like mountains, rivers, and lakes, appear on the state. The capital's location is starred, but no printed names appear - so you can have your children do a little research and mapwork for extra benefit. This also makes the book usable as a reproducible map source. Surrounding the state are other blackline figures of the state bird, flower, related plant and animal life, and other significant features (New York, for example, includes the Statue of Liberty). Now your students can color their way to U.S. geographic literacy!

  • Item #: 014097
    ISBN: 9780486468310
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    Learn about each of the 50 states as you wind your way through challenging mazes! Arranged alphabetically, each page contains a large maze in the shape of the featured state. The top of the page lists the state's official nickname and an illustration of the state's flag. Surrounding each maze are approximately eleven labeled illustrations of various landmarks and symbols associated with that state. For example, the Ohio maze features Mennonites, Amish, Underground Railroad, Cardinal (state bird), Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and more. Each maze ends at the state's capital, and a complete US map is located in the front. Solutions included. 62 pgs, pb. ~ Lisa

  • Item #: 004363
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    Traverse your way through the United States of America in order of statehood with these spiral-bound state studies. Developed for two different age groups, both books help students discover how the United States was formed over the years by introducing the states in the order in which they became states. In the book for older students, lesson plans at the front of the book provide teachers with an outline and a small timeline of important events surrounding the statehood of that state. This section also holds five review lessons and quizzes to be assigned periodically. The body of the book contains the state-specific pages; each state is allotted three pages to provide students with a complete overview. The first of these pages holds interesting facts about cities, firsts, inventions, and other boasts of that state. At the bottom of this page, students can fill in other fascinating facts they discover about the states through their own research. The second page on each state is the data page; this covers the state's nickname, motto, symbols (bird, tree, flower and flag), historical sites, information on the economy, and a small map work section. Students decode the nickname and motto, read the passage on historical sites, cut and paste the correct state symbols from the back to the spaces provided, and use other appendices to answer the questions on the state's economy and complete the map work. The last state page in each series offers a brief, interesting reading passage on a notable event from that state. Appendices at the back provide the answers to the state data activities as well as the review lessons and quizzes.

    In the newer book for young learners, much of the same format is followed; students still receive four fun worksheets for each state, which cover state symbols, mapwork, special people, date of statehood, capital city, motto, and nickname. Suggested teaching schedules are still provided and this book is even more focused on building character, patriotism, Christian (pid, dsc) values, and a love for geography. Many younger students won't be able to read the text in the book, but will still benefit from having the information read to them. Activities include coloring, cutting, pasting, and learning about interesting people from each state. Full-color symbol pictures are included for both levels. Steph

  • Item #: 044959
    ISBN: 9781483822341
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  • Item #: 031103
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