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Teaching the 50 States

The way I like to teach the 5o states is to teach and assess in regions. These are some ideas that help students learn the states in small chunks rather than all at once.

  •  break the states up into 5 regions of 10 states
  •  introduce 10 states per week.
  • assess the states at the end of the week
  • make the test cumulative so that each assessment reassesses the all of the past states
  • 1st test is 10, 2nd is 20, 3rd is 30, 4th is 40, and 5th is…
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Added by Jeremy Evans on October 16, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments

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