States and Presidents (Ages 9-12)

Teacher: Lindsay York

Age of Students: 8-12

Class Fee: $10

Length: 2 semesters

Prerequisites: None

Class Description:

In this class we will introduce and practice the names and placement of all 50 states.  We will also introduce the names of the presidents of the United States. By the end of the second semester we will have introduced all 45 presidents. Puzzles, games and map work will be incorporated into this class.  Also, during the first semester the students will do a poster presentation on a state.  During the second semester the students will work on a poster presentation of a president.  Class time will be provided to work on the posters and all materials will be provided.

Homework Requirements:

None, except students will be encouraged to memorize the placement of all 50 states.  Outside practice may be needed if the student would like to achieve this goal.

Required Materials:

None