The Nifty Fifty State Project Mrs. Smith’s 3rd grade class           2012
Massachusetts       Taylor       2012
Massachusetts   Capital         Boston Northeast Region
State Flower May Flower
State BirdChickadee
MassachusettsState NicknameThe Old Bay State
Major Crops    The major crops of    Massachusetts arecranberries and sweet corn.
Massachusetts     LandformsThey have one big mountain namedThe Great Hill and they have bays andinlets.
Historical FactThe pilgrims came toMassachusetts in the 1620s.
Historical FactThe Boston Tea Party happened inMassachusetts.
Massachusetts     Special  InformationThe state colors are  blue and gold.
Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Ter...
Minnesota     Cameron     2012
Minnesota Capital     St. Paul  Midwest Region
State FlowerThe Pink and White Lady        Slipper.
MinnesotaState Bird   Loon
Minnesota State NicknameThe land of 10,000 lakes.
Minnesota Major Crops    The major crops arecorn, potatoes, and cabbage.
Minnesota    Landforms  The landforms arelakes, rivers, hills, and
Minnesota Historical       FactThe Mississippi River begins atItasca State Park.
Historical FactHenry H. SibleywasMinnesotasfirst Governor.
Special InformationMinnesota is the home of the Mall ofAmerica.
Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Ter...
Mississippi      Beecham      2012
Mississippi Capital  Jackson    Southeastern       region
MississippiState Flower  Magnolia
MississippiState BirdMocking bird
MississippiState NicknameThe Magnolia State
Major CropsThe major crops of  Mississippi are rice, wheat, and
Landforms           The major         landforms of          Mississippi               are        hills, Mississip         ...
Mississippi Historical FactThe president ofConfederacy, JeffersonDavis, was a cottonpicker.
Historical FactThe Civil War battleVicksburg was fought in themarshes of Mississippi.
Special      InformationThe first people came to Mississippiabout 11,000 years ago.
Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Ter...
Montana    Jamir    2012
Montana State  Capital HelenaNortheast Region
Montana State  Flower   Bitterroot
Montana State Bird Western Meadow Lark
Treasure State ,StubtoeState, and Bonanza State
Landforms
Historical FactMontana became a state in 1889 and a part of theGreat Plains in United States.
Historical FactThomas Edison invented thephonograph in Montana.
Special     InformationNorth Yellow Stone, one of the mostpopular national parks, is in Montana.
Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Ter...
Nebraska     Angel     2012
Nebraska Capital  Lincoln (1867) Midwest Region
NebraskaState Flower  Goldenrod
Nebraska   State BirdWestern Meadowlark
NebraskaState NicknameCornhusker State, Beef State, and      Treeplanters State
Major CropsThe major crops of Nebraska arecattle, corn, hogs, soybeans, and         wheat sorghum.
Landforms        The landforms of Nebraska are   plains, hills, Missouri River, Lake Of TheOzarks, Ozark Plateau, Osage Ri...
Historical FactThe Nebraska is Indianword that means ``riverof the big canoes.”
Historical FactNebraska had somebattles of the Civil Warfought there.
Special        InformationThe largest Mammoth skeleton was found inNebraska. Another fact is that Nebraska has thenumber o...
Resourceshttp://www.yourchildlearns.com/us_map.htmhttp://www.netstate.com/states/http://www.usa.gov/Agencies/State_and_Ter...
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  1. 1. The Nifty Fifty State Project Mrs. Smith’s 3rd grade class 2012
  2. 2. Massachusetts Taylor 2012
  3. 3. Massachusetts Capital Boston Northeast Region
  4. 4. State Flower May Flower
  5. 5. State BirdChickadee
  6. 6. MassachusettsState NicknameThe Old Bay State
  7. 7. Major Crops The major crops of Massachusetts arecranberries and sweet corn.
  8. 8. Massachusetts LandformsThey have one big mountain namedThe Great Hill and they have bays andinlets.
  9. 9. Historical FactThe pilgrims came toMassachusetts in the 1620s.
  10. 10. Historical FactThe Boston Tea Party happened inMassachusetts.
  11. 11. Massachusetts Special InformationThe state colors are blue and gold.
  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=United StatesMASSACHUSETTS
  13. 13. Minnesota Cameron 2012
  14. 14. Minnesota Capital St. Paul Midwest Region
  15. 15. State FlowerThe Pink and White Lady Slipper.
  16. 16. MinnesotaState Bird Loon
  17. 17. Minnesota State NicknameThe land of 10,000 lakes.
  18. 18. Minnesota Major Crops The major crops arecorn, potatoes, and cabbage.
  19. 19. Minnesota Landforms The landforms arelakes, rivers, hills, and
  20. 20. Minnesota Historical FactThe Mississippi River begins atItasca State Park.
  21. 21. Historical FactHenry H. SibleywasMinnesotasfirst Governor.
  22. 22. Special InformationMinnesota is the home of the Mall ofAmerica.
  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 StatesMinnesota by Dennis B. Frain
  24. 24. Mississippi Beecham 2012
  25. 25. Mississippi Capital Jackson Southeastern region
  26. 26. MississippiState Flower Magnolia
  27. 27. MississippiState BirdMocking bird
  28. 28. MississippiState NicknameThe Magnolia State
  29. 29. Major CropsThe major crops of Mississippi are rice, wheat, and
  30. 30. Landforms The major landforms of Mississippi are hills, Mississip pi River, and prairies.
  31. 31. Mississippi Historical FactThe president ofConfederacy, JeffersonDavis, was a cottonpicker.
  32. 32. Historical FactThe Civil War battleVicksburg was fought in themarshes of Mississippi.
  33. 33. Special InformationThe first people came to Mississippiabout 11,000 years ago.
  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 StatesMississippi by Dennis B. Fradin
  35. 35. Montana Jamir 2012
  36. 36. Montana State Capital HelenaNortheast Region
  37. 37. Montana State Flower Bitterroot
  38. 38. Montana State Bird Western Meadow Lark
  39. 39. Treasure State ,StubtoeState, and Bonanza State
  40. 40. Landforms
  41. 41. Historical FactMontana became a state in 1889 and a part of theGreat Plains in United States.
  42. 42. Historical FactThomas Edison invented thephonograph in Montana.
  43. 43. Special InformationNorth Yellow Stone, one of the mostpopular national parks, is in Montana.
  44. 44. 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 StatesMontana by
  45. 45. Nebraska Angel 2012
  46. 46. Nebraska Capital Lincoln (1867) Midwest Region
  47. 47. NebraskaState Flower Goldenrod
  48. 48. Nebraska State BirdWestern Meadowlark
  49. 49. NebraskaState NicknameCornhusker State, Beef State, and Treeplanters State
  50. 50. Major CropsThe major crops of Nebraska arecattle, corn, hogs, soybeans, and wheat sorghum.
  51. 51. Landforms The landforms of Nebraska are plains, hills, Missouri River, Lake Of TheOzarks, Ozark Plateau, Osage River, Table RockLake, Clearwater Lake, Lake Wappapello, and Taum Sauk Mountain.
  52. 52. Historical FactThe Nebraska is Indianword that means ``riverof the big canoes.”
  53. 53. Historical FactNebraska had somebattles of the Civil Warfought there.
  54. 54. Special InformationThe largest Mammoth skeleton was found inNebraska. Another fact is that Nebraska has thenumber one Native American Chief in United States.
  55. 55. 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 StatesBy. Dennis b. Fradin Book name. Nebraska

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