Monday, February 20, 2012

US States and Capitals

Need some US States and Capitals resources for your kids? 
Well here ya go! 

Place the State is a game where students must put the mixed 
up states into their proper place. 

Puzzled States is a game from Scholastic where students must place 
the shape in the correct place on a blank US map.  

Sheppard Software has a bunch of fabulous games for practicing states and their capitals.  There are different levels of games- from beginner to geographer. 

Here are some great activities from Quia for practicing states and capitals. Flashcards, a matching game, a concentration game, and a word search are all included on this site. 

State Capitals is a game where students select a US state and choose the corresponding capital. 

This United States map puzzle has three different states and capitals activities. One includes the states with outlines, one includes the states without outlines, and one is just over capitals. 

Where is the Mysterious Mr. N? is another great capital game. 
To Play: Choose "US Capitals", "US Cities", or "US Landmarks"
Read where Mr. Nussbaum is.
Click on the appropriate state below.
Score as much as possible in two minutes. has some great information on each of the 50's states.  
They have some great online flashcards here
plus tons of other information about each state. 
What a great resource! 

There are also some fabulous states and capitals apps that can be used on both the ipod touch and the ipad. 
Here are a few of my favorites: 

{This app rocks! Well worth the 99 cents!}

Here is a fabulous 50 States, 50 Capitals song to teach students who are trying to learn the capitals 
and here is a fun one from YouTube:


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