Thematic Units - State Studies

State Studies

You will find various Lesson Plans on the top portion of this page.
Further down, you will find Web Sites.
At the bottom of the page, you will find Books that you can order directly from Amazon.com!


Lesson Plans

The Teacher's Corner Resources This indicates resources located on The Teacher's Corner.

The Teacher's Corner Resources Printable Worksheets Grades Any
Find state and capital worksheets already created...our make your own.
Submitted by: The Teacher's Corner

The Teacher's Corner Resources Printable Maps Grades Any
Printable U.S. maps - states outlined.
Submitted by: The Teacher's Corner

50 States.com Grades Various
Find a variety of resources and fun. Included on this site: capitals, songs, flags, and more.

ALFY Thematic Unit Grades Various
A fun set of resources from ALFY.

Armchair Travelers Grades Various
In this activity, students answer this question by planning and taking a five-day virtual trip to any place they wish in the United States.

Lesson Plans by States Grades Various
A complete listing of all 50 states.

My State Report Grades Primary
A complete collection of activities geared towards younger students.

Region Activities Grades Intermediate
You can scroll through the page and find activities for the various regions.

State Brochure Grades Various
A brochure template that is good for a variety of lessons.

State Unit Studies Grades Various
State Unit Studies created by your About Homeschooling Guide to help students learn the geography of the United States and learn factual information about every state. Complete the units and create a United States notebook. Look for a new state each week!

The 50 States Grades 2-3
Students identify the location of a state, compare population sizes from various states, learn the state bird, flag, and location on the map.

United States Map Grades Primary
Great map skills that focus on the U.S.

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Web Sites

American Folklore
"This folklore site contains retellings of American folktales, Native American myths and legends, tall tales, weather folklore and ghost stories from each and every one of the 50 United States."

CyberSleuth Kids
Information about all 50 states.

Explore the States
A map of the United States allows you learn great facts about each state.

Learning Tools 50states.com
A great resource for state information.

Netstate.com
State flags, symbols, seals, emblems, geography, people, and more.

Printable Maps
"Browse through a selection of printable maps of the U.S. states, U.S. regions, continents, and more."

Truckin' Across the USA!
A 4th grade class researched each of the fifty states and created an online report.

U.S. Census Bureau
The Fact Finder in the Kid's Corner offers you up to date information for each state.

U.S. Map Puzzle
Learn the states of the United States and their capitals with this fun and educational puzzle game. Download the free software.

USA State Map/Quiz Printouts
Find easy to print maps and quizzes.

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Books

General State Books
Celebrate the 50 States!
by Loreen Leedy

The Complete Book of U. S. State Studies
by James L Shoemaker

Kids Learn America!: Bringing Geography to Life With People, Places & History
by Patricia Gordon

The Scrambled States of America
by Laurie Keller

United States from A to Z (Alphabasics Series)
by Bobbie Kalman

 

State Alphabet Books

A is for America
by Devin Scillian

B Is for Beaver : An Oregon Alphabet (Alphabet Series)
by Marie Smith

B Is for Bluegrass: A Kentucky Alphabet (Alphabet Series)
by Mary Ann McCabe Riehle

B Is for Buckeye: An Ohio Alphabet (Alphabet Series)
by Marcia Schonberg

C Is for Centennial : A Colorado Alphabet (Alphabet Series)
by Louise Doak Whitney

G is for Golden: A California Alphabet
by David Domeniconi,

G Is for Grand Canyon : An Arizona Alphabet (Alphabet Series)
by Barbara Gowan

H Is for Hoosier: An Indiana Alphabet (Alphabet Series)
by Cynthia Furlong Reynolds

L Is for Last Frontier: An Alaska Alphabet (Alphabet Series)
by Carol Crane

L is for Lincoln: An Illinois Alphabet
by Kathy-Jo Wargin

L is for Lobster
by Cynthia Furlong Reynolds

L Is for Lone Star: A Texas Alphabet (Alphabet Series)
by Carol Crane

M Is for Maple Syrup: A Vermont Alphabet (Discover America State by State. Alphabet Series)
by Cynthia Furlong Reynolds

M Is for Mayflower: A Massachusetts Alphabet (Alphabet Series)
by Margot Theis Raven

M Is for Mitten: A Michigan Alphabet (Alphabet Series)
by Annie Appleford

M Is for Montana (ABC Series)
by Gayle Corbett Shirley

P Is for Palmetto: A South Carolina Alphabet (Discover America State by State. Alphabet Series)
by Carol Crane

P is for Peach: A Georgia Alphabet (Alphabet Series)
by Carol Crane

S is for Sunshine: A Florida Alphabet
by Carol Crane

V Is for Volunteer: A Tennessee Alphabet (Alphabet Series)
by Michael Shoulders

 

State Books
Alabama: Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Arizona Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

California Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Colorado Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Connecticut Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Florida Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Georgia Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Hawaii: Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Illinois Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Indiana Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Bill McAuliffe

Louisiana Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Maine: Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Massachusetts Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Michigan Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Minnesota Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Bill McAuliffe

Missouri: Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Montana Facts and Symbols (States and Their Symbols)
by Emily McAuliffe

Nebraska Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

New Jersey Facts and Symbols (States and Their Symbols)
by Emily McAuliffe

New Mexico Facts and Symbols (States and Their Symbols)
by Emily McAuliffe

New York Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

North Carolina Facts and Symbols (States and Their Symbols)
by Emily McAuliffe

Ohio Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Pennsylvania Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Nebraska Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

South Carolina: Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Bill McAuliffe

Virginia: Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Bill McAuliffe

Washington: Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

Wisconsin Facts and Symbols (McAuliffe, Emily. States and Their Symbols.)
by Emily McAuliffe

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