U.S. Geography Through Literature Guide
This teacher’s guide provides weekly lessons that weave all these elements into a rich, enjoyable, and inspiring study. Encourage your Kindergarten-3rd grade student’s love of adventure and curiosity with this gentle study. It incorporates hilarious and heartwarming stories, discussion questions, hands-on activities, recipes, field-trip suggestions, video links, websites, and more. United States Geography jumps off the page with this literature-based curriculum! Follow a mountain-climbing grandmother, fruit-tree hauling pioneers, a homesick city boy in a desert, and many more interesting characters as they lead you on journeys around America. From tundra to volcanoes, beaches to deserts, mountains to badlands, students will learn geographic terms, functional mapping skills, and how to use a compass. At the end of this homeschooling geography course, students will have a rich foundational understanding of United State geography, state symbols, directions, and mapping. Most importantly, we know this curriculum will inspire you and your students to get outside to see and experience all the natural beauty this nation offers.