Learning Goal: I can use a political and physical map to locate places in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. In this lesson we will go over 5 landforms located in the United States. You will also be able to label the country capitals for the United States, Canada, and Mexico. 1. Watch the 2. Click 3. Click to open or use the tool to draw the needed shapes. 4. Put a Grey Triangle on each of the mountain ranges 5. Put a Green Plus on the desert 6. Put a Blue Arch on the Great Lakes 7. Put a Yellow Oval on the Great Plains 8. Put a Purple Star on the capitals for the United States, Canada, and Mexico 9. Click when you are done
This activity is aligned with the 2011 ed. of Minnesota State Social Studies Standards. The map used is from the National Geographic Education Interactive Map Maker.