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42 resources with the keyterm north america

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Mapping Mistakes

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students examine early European maps and explore geographic errors. They also view maps of the geography of North America. Students discuss the obstacles faced by early explorers in mapping unexplored territory. They consider what the...
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North American Biomes

For Students 4th - 9th
In this Science worksheet, students color a biome map of North America. Students color the map by solving the clues listed on a separate sheet of paper.
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NFE General Knowledge Quiz

For Teachers 9th
Ninth graders examine various aspects of history. In this MultiGenre lesson, 9th graders participate in a bingo game. Students complete a worksheet on the bingo game afterwards.
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Major Lakes of North America

For Students 9th - 12th
In this North American worksheet, learners explore the locations of the major lakes on the continent. The map may be used for a variety of geography lessons.
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North America Outline Map

For Students 3rd - 12th
In this blank outline map worksheet, students investigate the political boundaries of the continent. This map may be used for a variety of classroom activities.
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North America Outline Map

For Students 5th - 10th
In this blank North America outline map worksheet, students study the political boundaries of the continent. This outline map may be used for a variety of geographic activities.
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North America: Countries

For Students 5th - 12th
For this North America outline map worksheet, students identify the countries of North America and their capital cities. The major bodies of water are noted on this map.
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North America Map

For Students 5th - 12th
In this North America outline map worksheet, learners examine the political boundaries and identify the countries of North America.
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Early Exploration of North America

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders "travel" from Europe to North America as Columbus did. They organize the information into chronoglogical order.
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North America: Physical Map

For Students 5th - 12th
In this North American physical map worksheet, students make note of the major landforms and bodies of water located on the continent.
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European Explorers

For Teachers 5th - 7th
Students research one of seventeen explorers before filling in a worksheet. Next, they write a song verse using the information and sing it to the tune of "Row, Row, Row Your Boat." On the next day, they play a game of "Who Am I?" using...
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Academic Challenge

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders research various explorers of the New World.  In this American History instructional activity, 5th graders create a visual representation in a group about their explorer.  Students produce a presentation for their classmates. 
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Inuits and Native Americans: Constructing Comparisons

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students investigate the culture of the Inuit indians and make comparisons to the native tribes of America. They conduct research in small groups and concentrate on the geographical location of the tribe in order to speculate about the...
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The United States and Canada

For Teachers 6th
While just a short review of some simple facts about the United States and Canada, this could be a useful resource for an introduction to North America. Teachers could use this as a model for student projects or could add more...
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Max Knows Mexicao, United States and Canada

For Teachers K - 3rd
Students utilize their map skills to explore the regions of North America. They explore the physical characteristics and climates of the regions. Students label their map and prepare a presentation of their findings.
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Bears

For Teachers 1st
First graders investigate the bears of North America that include the grizzly, polar, black, and Alaskan brown. They conduct research on each of these different varieties. The goal is for students to find common characteristics and...
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Trails of Understanding: The Earliest Immigrants

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students research Native American tribes. In this human migration lesson, students determine how tribes lived and established cultures. Students create PowerPoint presentations that feature their findings.
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Regions of North America: The Chesapeake Bay

For Students 4th - 6th
In this reading comprehension learning exercise, students read an article on "The Chesapeake Bay". Students read 5 sentences and fill in each blank in each sentence with a word from the article. Students answer 3 short answer questions...
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Welcome to the Americas

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students research and map the North and South American continents. In this geography lesson plan on the Americas, students can locate North, Central and South American countries and states. Students choose a location to research and...
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The Mystery of Exploration

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students comprehend the history of European exploration of North America. They are introduced to basic reasearch techniques. Students focus on four explorers who visited New York State: Verrazano, Cartier, Champlian, and Hudson. They...
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The Amazing Race

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students investigate, debate, and generate different hypotheses about how North America's First Peoples originally travelled there.
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The Continent Game

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students order the continents in terms of area, population and other geographic terms.
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Clothesline Sleuth

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders investigate the effect of North American colonization on human history. In this colonization activity, 5th graders explore the global impact of colonization of North America. Students investigate the impact of geography on...
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First Nations Contributions

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders examine countries when they first became nations.  For this Social Studies lesson, 7th graders investigate food that was present in North and South America.  Students prepare a presentation on food for their class.