CMS Computer Lab

TRAVEL THE 50 STATES

Today we are going to travel to one of the 50 states of the United States! You will be randomly assigned a state to visit.  Then you will visit your state website below. You will fill out the information on your state on a worksheet that you will work on on the computer. When you are finished, you will print out your worksheet (when your teacher gives you permission, of course!) and hand it in to your teacher. 

STEP 1

Open the worksheet by clicking here.  (Click "Open", then "cancel", then "Enable Editing"). Put the date on the top of the worksheet, select your name from the drop-down menu, and select your state's name from the drop-down menu.

STEP 2

Visit your state web site below.

STEP 3

Fill out the worksheet with the information about your state.

STEP 4

Find your state's flag on the web site below. Click on your state's name to find the flag.

Open the State Flags & Shape worksheet here. Right click on the picture of your state’s flag and select “Copy”. Come back to the worksheet. Right click inside the box For your flag and select “Paste”.

State Flags

STEP 5

Find your state's shape on the web site below. Click on your state's name to find the shape.

Right click on the picture of your state’s shape and select “Copy”. Come back to the worksheet. Go to Page 2. Right click inside the boxfor your state shape and select “Paste”.

 

State Shape

 

 

 

STEP 6

  1. Print out all of your worksheets.  Make sure your name is on each page. 
  2. Print out the map of the United States here
  3. Color in ONLY your state.
  4. Now turn in all of your worksheets to your teacher!