SS3G1 The student will locate major topographical features of the United States of America.
a. Identify major rivers of the United States of America: Mississippi, Ohio, Rio Grande, Colorado, Hudson.
b. Identify major mountain ranges of the United States of America: Appalachian, Rocky
Here are some photos taken of activities shared at the GPAT SUmmer Institute in June of 2009. Note the use of colored pipe cleaners and wikki sticks to locate & identify the major rivers.
Here is a book on Major Rivers created by Bethani Minish at Varner Elementary with pictures of the Rivers also - these are Word documents