Þ How do physical features and locations impact where and how people?
Þ How do diverse resources, economic and industries affect the progress and growth of a region?
Þ How, when and why do people move?
Þ How do natural resources determine the development of industries in a region?
Areas of study will include:
Exploring Regions of the United States
Map Machine - National Geographic provides this excellent site that will prove to be a valuable resource for students. There are also questions from the National Geographic GeoBee to challenge students.
Where in the USA? - Students can check their knowledge of the 50 states with this on-line quiz site.
ALFY's Picks for United States - This site has multiple map activities for students, including a few games for students to play online or to download.