Souteastern united states


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This is a presentation that I completed for EDU 290 in the Fall of 2009. The intent of the assignment was to created a lesson that could be used by a student that missed the classroom instruction due to illness

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Souteastern united states

  1. 1. The united States<br />Of America<br />
  2. 2. Today I’m going to teach you about the South East Area of the United States.<br />
  3. 3. The States that are in<br />The southeast area are…<br />North Carolina<br />South Carolina<br />Virginia<br />West Virginia<br />Georgia<br />Florida<br />Mississippi<br />Alabama<br />Louisiana<br />Arkansas<br />Tennessee<br />Kentucky<br />
  4. 4. NorthCarolina<br /><ul><li>Bird: Cardinal
  5. 5. Capital: Raleigh
  6. 6. Flower: Dogwood</li></ul>North Carolina has a coast on the Atlantic Ocean. (always nice for vacations  )<br />Did you know…President Andrew Johnson was born in North Carolina??<br />
  7. 7. South Carolina<br /><ul><li>Capital: Columbia
  8. 8. Bird: Great Carolina wren
  9. 9. Flower: Yellow Jessamine</li></ul>Did you know…North Carolina & South Carolina used to be one state, they were separated in 1710??<br />
  10. 10. Virginia<br /><ul><li>Bird: Cardinal</li></ul>Yes, Virginia and North Carolina have the same state Bird and Flower! What Copy Cats!<br /><ul><li>Capital: Richmond
  11. 11. Flower: Dogwood</li></ul>Did you know the city of Jamestown which is in Virginia was the first city every colonized in the United States??<br />
  12. 12. West Virginia<br />Flower: Rhododendron<br />Bird: Cardinal<br />Capital: Charleston<br />Did you know…75% of West Virginia is covered in Forest! <br />That’s a lot of trees!<br />Another state with the Cardinal as it’s state Bird!<br />
  13. 13. Georgia<br /><ul><li>Bird: Brown Thrasher
  14. 14. Flower: Cherokee Rose</li></ul>Capital: Atlanta<br />Did you know… Georgia is the # 1 producer of the three P’s –peanuts, peaches and pecans!<br />
  15. 15. Florida<br />Bird: Mockingbird<br />Flower: Orange Blossom<br />Capital: Tallahassee<br />Did you know…Space ships are blasted off from Cape Canaveral which is on Florida’s Coast??<br />
  16. 16. Mississippi<br />Bird: Mockingbird<br />(just like Florida!)<br />Flower: Magnolia<br />Capital: Jackson<br />Did you know… Elvis was born in Tupelo, Mississippi on Jan. 8, 1935??<br />Mississippi is a hard word to spell…How many S’s are in it??<br />
  17. 17. Alabama<br /><ul><li>Flower: Camellia
  18. 18. Capital: Montgomery
  19. 19. Bird: Yellowhammer</li></ul>Did You know…Alabama workers built the first rocket to put humans on the moon??<br />
  20. 20. Louisiana<br />Bird: Eastern Brown Pelican<br />Flower: Magnolia<br />Capital: Baton Rouge<br />Did you know…Mardi Gras <br />is celebrated every year in <br />New Orleans!<br />
  21. 21. Arkansas<br /><ul><li>Bird: Mockingbird
  22. 22. Flower: Appleblossom</li></ul>Capital: Little Rock<br />Did you know…there is over 9,700 miles of river in Arkansas?? <br />That’s a lot of water!<br />Just like Florida And Mississippi<br />
  23. 23. Tennessee<br /><ul><li>Bird: Mockingbird</li></ul>Again?!<br /><ul><li>Flower: Iris</li></ul>Capital: Nashville<br />Did you know that Tennessee has more than 3,800 caves?!<br />
  24. 24. Kentucky<br /><ul><li>Bird: Cardinal
  25. 25. Flower: Goldenrod </li></ul>Capital: Frankfort<br />Did you know…cheeseburgers were first served in 1934 at a restaurant in Kentucky??<br />
  26. 26. Next week we’ll be going over the northeast region so make sure you still look over all of these states! Each one has something special <br />about it!<br />A little Rhyme to help you remember how states there are…<br />The fifty “nifty” United States  <br />
  27. 27. Sources<br /><br /><br /><br />,%2Bmale%2BIMG_0048b.jpg<br /><br /><br /><br />Presentation by: Melissa Wolfenden<br />