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Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Washington & North Dakota State Studies

For a list of state study resources, including printable cards go HERE

Color in the state on the map
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Sort the state cards and post cards
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Apples are the largest agricultural product in Washington, so we made Easy Apple Delight
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And for North Dakota we made North Dakota Dinner (though we ate it for supper).  I made it in the crock pot.  I try to use the crock pot as much as possible to keep the house cool. 

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Read some books

  This book was great, it talked about a lot of different landmarks in Seattle, we then took to the web and looked up the real life pictures of them. Lots of really neat buildings and statues in Seattle. I finally found these books! They are at a different branch of the library here, so know I pre order them a week ahead. They have small bits for each letter of the alphabet that goes with the state, there are pretty in depth paragraphs that go along with each letter too, but this can be skipped over for the littler guys, I felt like it was too much information for my 5yo.

And of course we added the post cards to our wall map.

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2 comments:

  1. Great unit study I just bought a great cook book for famous state recipes, I will have to look up the name for you,maybe you are using the same one:) thanks for linkingup tot he NOBH:)

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  2. Seattle book looks very interesting! Thanks for joining WMCIR!

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