Adventures in time and place

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McGraw-Hill, 2000 - Geography
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Describes five geography themes; each introduces a new concept to help children describe their own adventure as they explore the different regions of the United States.

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Contents

Recycling Your Lunch Trays
25
Canada Average Daytime
33
CHAPTER 2 Our Countrys People
36
Summing Up Chapter 1
41
National Government Three
48
Geography Skills Making a Difference
51
Summing Up Chapter 265
65
The Southeast 70 ADVIMI HI S Willi WIIOVU ll 1HI Romp in the Swamp
70
CHAPTER 9 The Southwestern Environment
278
LESSON 1 The Grand Canyon
280
LESSON 2 The Dry Southwest
286
CITIZENSHIP Viewpoints How Should the Southwests Water Be Shared?
290
LESSON 3 Black Gold
292
THINKING SKILLS Identifying Fact and Opinion
298
GLOBAL CONNECTIONS Oil Fields of Nigeria
300
CHAPTER 9 REVIEW
304

CHAPTER 3 The Southeastern Environment
72
LESSON 1 The Mighty Mississippi
74
LEGACY Music on the Rivers
80
LESSON 2 A Long Growing Season
82
Growing Seasons
84
THINKING SKILLS Identifying Cause and Effect
86
A Buried Treasure
88
STUDY SKILLS Writing Notes and Outlines
94
GLOBAL CONNECTIONS A River in Egypt
96
CHAPTER 3 REVIEW
100
Summing Up Chapter 3
101
CHAPTER 4 People and Heritage of the Southeast
102
LESSON 1 Sequoyah and the Cherokee
104
LESSON 2 Thomas Jefferson in Williamsburg
108
Thinking Skills
114
STUDY SKILLS Reading Time Lines
116
LESSON 3 A Divided Country
118
LESSON 4 The Changing Southeast
126
GLOBAL CONNECTIONS Indias Struggle for Freedom
132
CHAPTER 4 REVIEW
136
Summing Up Chapter 4 137
137
UNIT 2 REVIEW
138
CHAPTER 5 The Northeastern Environment
144
A Waterfall at the Fall Line 148
148
Summing Up Chapter 5
173
Immigrants in New York State
198
Summing Up Chapter 6
211
Average Monthly High
229
Summing Up Chapter 7
243
Using the Buffalo
256
An Automobile Assembly
262
Using Reference Sources
264
Wheat Production 1996
268
The Southwest 276 PI ADVENTURES WITH NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC iJ Rapid Transit
276
CHAPTER 10 People and Heritage of the Southwest
306
LESSON 1 The Navajo Then and
308
LESSON 2 The Spanish in the Southwest
314
LEGACY Building with Adobe
318
LESSON 3 The Cattle Drives
320
Using Primary and Secondary Sources
326
LESSON 4 The Changing Southwest
328
CITIZENSHIP Making a Difference The ABCs of Service
333
CHAPTER 10 REVIEW
334
UNIT 5 REVIEW
336
The West 340 ADVENTlHLS I I H A 1 ION l 1 K KAIHK Day on the
340
CHAPTER 11 The Western Environment
342
LESSON 1 The Central Valley
344
GEOGRAPHY SKILLS Reading Road Maps
350
LESSON 2 Climate and Elevation
352
LESSON 3 Treasures of the Forests
356
LEGACY Totem Poles
362
GLOBAL CONNECTIONS The Rain Forest of Brazil
364
CHAPTER 11 REVIEW
368
CHAPTER 12 People and Heritage of the West
370
LESSON 1 The Hawaiians
372
THINKING SKILLS Making Generalizations
376
LESSON 2 The Gold Rush
378
LEGACY Martial Arts
386
LESSON 3 Pioneers of Womens Rights
388
CITIZENSHIP Making a Difference VotingA Family Event
393
LESSON 4 The Changing West
394
GLOBAL CONNECTIONS Japans Economy
398
CHAPTER 12 REVIEW
402
UNIT 6 REVIEW
404
Reading Newspapers
420
The Appalachian Mountains
83
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