California Geography begins with a world overview, continues with locating California within the United States, and begins each section by introducing new words for students to learn. Sections include the overview; climate; physical, economic and political features; and concludes with activities such as a crossword puzzle, scrambled sentences, and word search designed to be a full book review.Lessons throughout the book are reinforced with maps, exercises, review questions and bonus activities at the end of each section, which can be completed with the use of additional resources.California Geography is 64 pages with teacher instructions and answer keys provided, and recommended for use in grades 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th and Up.
There's a lot to learn about California. These easy-to-use activity books will introduce students to the basic history and geography of this diverse state. Both books are set up in a very traditional workbook style - a page or so of text accompanying a map, chart, picture or puzzle with some questions to be answered or activities to be completed. Worksheets are consumable and reproducible for classroom or family use. The 90-page history workbook covers Native Americans, Mexican Americans, Black Americans, Exploration, Settlements, Missions, the Mexican-American War, Asian Americans, the Gold Rush, statehood and symbols and includes periodic reviews and the answers. The 61-page geography book covers an overview of the world, locating California, physical and economic features, climate, political features and also includes reviews and answers. Vocabulary lists are also an integrated part of both workbooks.