Kids - US States
Homemade Hawaiian Leis-Kid Craft
TALL TALES Do all three requirements. Tell in your own words what folklore is. List some folklore stories, folk songs, or historical legends from your own state or part of the country. Play the Folklore Match Game in the handbook. Name at least five stories about American folklore. Point out on a United States map where they happened. Read two folklore stories and tell your favorite one to your den.
Huffington post: The ONE thing you must do in each U.S. State
The 50 Weirdest Things In All 50 States. I kind of want to go to all of them now? I've been to Oregon's!
Tour the 50 states video. So cool!! (Cool is an understatement!! I love it!)
State facts- get a head start for the 5th grade state report
U.S. Capitals Crossword Puzzle Printable (three page printable - first page is the grid, second page is the clues, third page is the solution)
50 states song in geographical order. My kids and I had so much fun learning this song, and now we can easily find any state.
Do you remember being assigned to memorize our 50 United States? For many children this is a daunting assignment that can actually feel overwhelming and lead to frustration. Music combined with rhyme and set to a familiar song turns this overwhelming assignment into an enjoyable activity. This rhyming tune really makes learning our 50 states easy and fun... even for preschoolers!
Just what does your state do best? Perfect for state reports next year.
Printouts for all 50 states
Pennsylvania Dutch Rotational Hex Design