The Nifty Fifty State Project Mrs. Smith’s 3rd grade class           2012
South Dakota       Dylan       2012
South Dakota   Capital  Pierre Midwest Region
South Dakota State Flower Pasque Flower
South Dakota   State BirdRing-Necked Pheasant
South Dakota State NicknameMount Rushmore State
Major Crops     In South Dakota they farmcattle, hogs, wheat, soybeans, and
South Dakota     LandformsThey have great plains and        Blackhills.
South Dakota        Historical FactMt. Rushmore has presidents faces on it. Thepresidents are George Washington, ThomasJef...
South Dakota     Historical FactThe state fossil is the Triceratops. Itwas found in 1927 and it is now atRapid City Museum.
South DakotaSpecial Information  The state fish is the Walleye.
Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Ter...
Tennesseeee      Thomas      2012
Tennessee Capital     Nashville  Southeast Region
Tennessee State    Flower      Iris
State BirdMocking Bird
Tennessee StateNickname    Big Bend State,    Volunteer state
Major Crops  The major crops ofTennessee are Soybeans, cotton and tobacco.
TennesseeLandforms       The major landforms are the Blue Ridge    Mountains, the Appalachian Ridge, the Valley  Region, t...
Historical FactThe Civil war April 12,1861 in Tennessee andother places.
Historical FactJames K. Polk was thethird Tennesseanpresident.
Special     InformationOn June 1, Tennessee was the 16state. Davey Crocket was a pioneer inTennessee. The Tennesseans help...
Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Ter...
TEXAS   Savion   2012
Texas Capital   Austin  Southwest
Texas State Flower    Bluebonnet
Texas State Bird  Mocking Bird
State Nickname Lone Star State
Major CropsBulbous Vegetable Plant
Texas LandformsFLAT DESERT
Historical Factfact   On December 29, 1845 Texas became our 28th state
Historical Factfact   On April 21, 1836 Texas was now a nation It was called the       Republic of Texas
Special        Informationfacts   Long before there were people in Texas Dinosaurs        ruled the land
Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Ter...
Utah  Hannah  2012
Utah CapitalSalt Lake City  Western Region
State FlowerSego Lily
State BirdSea Gull
Utah State Nickname         Beehive State
Major CropsUtah’s major crop is hay.
LandformsUtah is mainly covered inmountains.
Historical Fact100,000 years agoUtah was only abody of water.
Historical FactMore than 150 years agono people were in Utah.
Special   InformationIn Utah there’s a lake that’sname is the Great Salt Lake.
Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Ter...
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Nifty Fifty State Project 2012 South Dakota-Utah

  1. 1. The Nifty Fifty State Project Mrs. Smith’s 3rd grade class 2012
  2. 2. South Dakota Dylan 2012
  3. 3. South Dakota Capital Pierre Midwest Region
  4. 4. South Dakota State Flower Pasque Flower
  5. 5. South Dakota State BirdRing-Necked Pheasant
  6. 6. South Dakota State NicknameMount Rushmore State
  7. 7. Major Crops In South Dakota they farmcattle, hogs, wheat, soybeans, and
  8. 8. South Dakota LandformsThey have great plains and Blackhills.
  9. 9. South Dakota Historical FactMt. Rushmore has presidents faces on it. Thepresidents are George Washington, ThomasJefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and AbrahamLincoln.
  10. 10. South Dakota Historical FactThe state fossil is the Triceratops. Itwas found in 1927 and it is now atRapid City Museum.
  11. 11. South DakotaSpecial Information The state fish is the Walleye.
  12. 12. Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Territories.shtmlhttp://www.usa.gov/Citizen/Topics/Travel_Tourism/State_Tourism.shtmlhttp://www.stateparks.com/usa.htmlhttp://home.nps.gov/findapark/index.htm?st=nchttp://www.worldlicenseplates.com/world/NA_USAX.htmlhttp://www.hmdb.org/http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_major_professional_sports_teams_of_the_United_States_and_Canadahttp://www.50states.com/ncarolin.htmhttp://kids.britannica.com/comptons/subject?id=859&subject=UnitedStates
  13. 13. Tennesseeee Thomas 2012
  14. 14. Tennessee Capital Nashville Southeast Region
  15. 15. Tennessee State Flower Iris
  16. 16. State BirdMocking Bird
  17. 17. Tennessee StateNickname Big Bend State, Volunteer state
  18. 18. Major Crops The major crops ofTennessee are Soybeans, cotton and tobacco.
  19. 19. TennesseeLandforms The major landforms are the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Appalachian Ridge, the Valley Region, the Appalachian Palate, Highland rim, the Nashville Basin and the Gulf Costal Plain.
  20. 20. Historical FactThe Civil war April 12,1861 in Tennessee andother places.
  21. 21. Historical FactJames K. Polk was thethird Tennesseanpresident.
  22. 22. Special InformationOn June 1, Tennessee was the 16state. Davey Crocket was a pioneer inTennessee. The Tennesseans helpedthe Americans beat the English inwar.
  23. 23. Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Territories.shtmlhttp://www.usa.gov/Citizen/Topics/Travel_Tourism/State_Tourism.shtmlhttp://www.stateparks.com/usa.htmlhttp://home.nps.gov/findapark/index.htm?st=nchttp://www.worldlicenseplates.com/world/NA_USAX.htmlhttp://www.hmdb.org/http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_major_professional_sports_teams_of_the_United_States_and_Canadahttp://www.50states.com/ncarolin.htmhttp://kids.britannica.com/comptons/subject?id=859&subject=United StatesTennessee by Dennis b. Fradin
  24. 24. TEXAS Savion 2012
  25. 25. Texas Capital Austin Southwest
  26. 26. Texas State Flower Bluebonnet
  27. 27. Texas State Bird Mocking Bird
  28. 28. State Nickname Lone Star State
  29. 29. Major CropsBulbous Vegetable Plant
  30. 30. Texas LandformsFLAT DESERT
  31. 31. Historical Factfact On December 29, 1845 Texas became our 28th state
  32. 32. Historical Factfact On April 21, 1836 Texas was now a nation It was called the Republic of Texas
  33. 33. Special Informationfacts Long before there were people in Texas Dinosaurs ruled the land
  34. 34. Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Territories.shtmlhttp://www.usa.gov/Citizen/Topics/Travel_Tourism/State_Tourism.shtmlhttp://www.stateparks.com/usa.htmlhttp://home.nps.gov/findapark/index.htm?st=nchttp://www.worldlicenseplates.com/world/NA_USAX.htmlhttp://www.hmdb.org/http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_major_professional_sports_teams_of_the_United_States_and_Canadahttp://www.50states.com/ncarolin.htmhttp://kids.britannica.com/comptons/subject?id=859&subject=United States
  35. 35. Utah Hannah 2012
  36. 36. Utah CapitalSalt Lake City Western Region
  37. 37. State FlowerSego Lily
  38. 38. State BirdSea Gull
  39. 39. Utah State Nickname Beehive State
  40. 40. Major CropsUtah’s major crop is hay.
  41. 41. LandformsUtah is mainly covered inmountains.
  42. 42. Historical Fact100,000 years agoUtah was only abody of water.
  43. 43. Historical FactMore than 150 years agono people were in Utah.
  44. 44. Special InformationIn Utah there’s a lake that’sname is the Great Salt Lake.
  45. 45. Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Territories.shtmlhttp://www.usa.gov/Citizen/Topics/Travel_Tourism/State_Tourism.shtmlhttp://www.stateparks.com/usa.htmlhttp://home.nps.gov/findapark/index.htm?st=nchttp://www.worldlicenseplates.com/world/NA_USAX.htmlhttp://www.hmdb.org/http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_major_professional_sports_teams_of_the_United_States_and_Canadahttp://www.50states.com/ncarolin.htmhttp://kids.britannica.com/comptons/subject?id=859&subject=United StatesUtah by Dennis b. Fraden

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