Lesson 10: Southwest States
Arizona, New Mexico, Texas
The Grand Canyon, and the Petrified Forest are two national parks that make good topics for a southwest state study. Here are some picture books to introduce children to the southwestern states.
The Armadillo from Amarillo
Grandmother's Adobe Dollhouse
Lesson 11: Pacific Coast States
Washington, Oregon, California
Tree in the Trail
Squirrel and John Muir
Quake!: Disaster in San Francisco, 1906
Check out these great blog hops for more educational activity ideas.