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Geography Literacy. Social Studies: Pre-K & Kindergarten.

Geography LiteracyCreated by: PICRYLDated: 2017
Rambles Through Our Country - An Instructive Geographical Game for the Young (1886)
In the Pre-K and Kindergarten, students begin to understand the foundations of the social studies strands; history, geography, civics, citizenship, and economics.
Geography Literacy: The student will demonstrate knowledge of basic physical and human geographic concepts. Explain that a map is a drawing of a place and the globe is a model of Earth. Locate the United States on a world map and a globe. Identify the state in wich Student lives on a map of the United States. Describe family customs and traditions as basic elements of culture.
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America noviter delineata /

America noviter delineata /

Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes insets of north and south polar regions. Acquisitions control no. 3-85

Nova Anglia.

Nova Anglia.

Scale ca. 1:2,150,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Differs from other copy in engraving technique in cartouche. Man has 2 buttons on cuff, cloth in Indian's robe is unpat... more

North America, and the West Indies; a new map, wherein the British Empire and its limits, according to the definitive treaty of peace, in 1763, are accurately described, and the dominions possessed by the Spaniards, the French, & other European States. The whole compiled from all the new surveys, and authentic memoirs that have hitherto appeared.

North America, and the West Indies; a new map, wherein the British Emp...

Scale ca. 1:5,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes historical notes, "Extract of the treaties of peace, proclamations &c. relative to America & the West Indies," "A particular map of Baffin... more

Surveyor's Compass

Surveyor's Compass

John Heilig (1765–1841) Made in Germantown, Pennsylvania, United States

Diagram from "The Discovery of America by the Northmen, in the tenth century, with notices of the early settlements of the Irish in the Western Hemisphere. [With maps.]"

Diagram from "The Discovery of America by the Northmen, in the tenth c...

This image has been taken from scan 000264 from "The Discovery of America by the Northmen, in the tenth century, with notices of the early settlements of the Irish in the Western Hemisphere. [With maps.]". The ... more

Map of the United States of America.

Map of the United States of America.

Insets of the Atlantic Ocean and the Isthmus of Panama. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Map of the United States, Canada, Mexico, West Indies and Central America.

Map of the United States, Canada, Mexico, West Indies and Central Amer...

Includes State seals and portraits of Presidents. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

cover from "History of the United States of America: ... to the present time. [Drawn from Hinton's History, Holmes' “Annals,” etc.] By T. P. Shaffner [assisted by C. Ball? and others]. Illustrated with steel engravings, ... maps, etc"

cover from "History of the United States of America: ... to the presen...

This image has been taken from scan 000213 from volume 02 of "History of the United States of America: ... to the present time. [Drawn from Hinton's History, Holmes' “Annals,” etc.] By T. P. Shaffner [assisted ... more

The American Union railroad map of the United States, British possessions, West Indies, Mexico and Central America.

The American Union railroad map of the United States, British possessi...

Detailed map of the continental United States and portions of Canada and Mexico indicating drainage, international and state boundaries, cities and towns, forts, canals, stage roads, railroads, and proposed rai... more

The American Union railroad map of the United States, British possessions. West Indies, Mexico, and Central America.

The American Union railroad map of the United States, British possessi...

Detailed map of the continental United States and portions of Canada and Mexico indicating drainage, international and state boundaries, cities and towns, forts, canals, stage roads, railroads, and proposed rai... more

A correct map of the United States of America showing the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fé R.R. and connections.

A correct map of the United States of America showing the Atchison, To...

Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, stations, and the railroad network with the main line emphasized. Advertisements at top of map. 21572 U.S. Copyright Office Scale... more

North America.

North America.

"505066 (545526) 4-82." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

North America.

North America.

"800235 (545526) 4-85." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

SGT. Johnnie Luper from the 1ST Combat Communications Squadron uses a compass to set direction and elevation of a satellite communications antenna that he has set up on the roof of the 5th Allied Tactical Air Force building during Operation Deny Flight, the enforcement of the United Nations-sanctioned no-fly zone over Bosnia and Herzegovina

SGT. Johnnie Luper from the 1ST Combat Communications Squadron uses a ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OPERATION DENY FLIGHT Base: Vicenza Air Base Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SGT. Gary Coppage Release Status: R... more

SGT. Johnnie Luper from the 1ST Combat Communications Squadron uses a compass to set direction and elevation of a satellite communications antenna that he has set up on the roof of the 5th Allied Tactical Air Force building. The equipment is being set up ih support of Operation Deny Flight, the enforcement of the United Nations-sanctioned no-fly zone over Bosnia and Herzegovina

SGT. Johnnie Luper from the 1ST Combat Communications Squadron uses a ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OPERATION DENY FLIGHT Base: Vicenza Air Base Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SGT. Gary Coppage Release Status: R... more

North and South America.

North and South America.

"802532 (R02283) 11-96." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

North America.

North America.

"802470 (R02067) 1-97." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

North America.

North America.

"802582 (R02067) 6-98." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

North America.

North America.

Relief shown by shading. "802684A1 (R02067) 4-00." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

North America.

North America.

"802785AI (R02067) 4-01." Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

North America.

North America.

Relief shown by shading. "802906AI (R02067) 6-02." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

North America.

North America.

"803250AI (G00694) 5-06." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

United States presidential election 2012, results by state, November 6, 2012 /

United States presidential election 2012, results by state, November 6...

Also shows number of electoral votes per state. Includes list of popular and electoral votes and insets of Alaska, Hawaii, and the District of Columbia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site a... more

A fanciful map of Texas, depicted on a downtown wall in Pecos, the seat of Reeves County, Texas

A fanciful map of Texas, depicted on a downtown wall in Pecos, the sea...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... more

A new and accurate map of North America, laid down according to the latest, and most approved observations and discoveries.

A new and accurate map of North America, laid down according to the la...

Scale ca. 1:21,000,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief shown pictorially. From Universal magazine of knowledge and pleasure. Inset: Hudsons Bay [ca. 1:38,000,000] Accompanied by p. 113-120 of The U... more

Plan of the city of Washington : now building for the metropolis of America, and established as the permanent residence of Congress after the year 1800 /

Plan of the city of Washington : now building for the metropolis of Am...

Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Georgetown. From Universal magazine, July 1793, facing p. 41. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes latitude/longitude stateme... more

United States. General Reference map.

United States. General Reference map.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

North America

North America

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Coasts and Boundaries: United States

Coasts and Boundaries: United States

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

States: United States

States: United States

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

States: United States. Bright color.

States: United States. Bright color.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

States unlabeled. United States.

States unlabeled. United States.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

States and Capitals. United States.

States and Capitals. United States.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

States and Capitals: United States

States and Capitals: United States

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

States and Capitals, unlabeled. United States.

States and Capitals, unlabeled. United States.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

States map. United States.

States map. United States.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Alabama

Map of Alabama

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Alaska

Map of Alaska

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Arizona

Map of Arizona

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Arkansas

Map of Arkansas

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of California.

Map of California.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Colorado.

Map of Colorado.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Connecticut.

Map of Connecticut.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Delaware.

Map of Delaware.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Florida.

Map of Florida.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Georgia.

Map of Georgia.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Guam.

Map of Guam.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Hawaii.

Map of Hawaii.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Idaho

Map of Idaho

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Illinois

Map of Illinois

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Iowa.

Map of Iowa.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Indiana

Map of Indiana

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Kansas.

Map of Kansas.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Kentucky.

Map of Kentucky.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Louisiana

Map of Louisiana

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Maryland

Map of Maryland

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Maine.

Map of Maine.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Massachusetts.

Map of Massachusetts.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Michigan.

Map of Michigan.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Minnesota

Map of Minnesota

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Mississippi

Map of Mississippi

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Missouri.

Map of Missouri.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Montana.

Map of Montana.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Nebraska

Map of Nebraska

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Nevada.

Map of Nevada.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of New Hampshire

Map of New Hampshire

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of New Jersey.

Map of New Jersey.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of New Mexico.

Map of New Mexico.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of New York

Map of New York

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of North Carolina.

Map of North Carolina.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of North Dakota.

Map of North Dakota.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Ohio

Map of Ohio

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Oklahoma.

Map of Oklahoma.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Oregon.

Map of Oregon.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Pennsylvania

Map of Pennsylvania

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Puerto Rico and The U.S. Virgin Islands

Map of Puerto Rico and The U.S. Virgin Islands

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Rhode Island.

Map of Rhode Island.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of South Caroina

Map of South Caroina

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of South Dakota.

Map of South Dakota.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Tennessee

Map of Tennessee

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Texas

Map of Texas

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Utah

Map of Utah

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Vermont.

Map of Vermont.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Virginia

Map of Virginia

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Washington State.

Map of Washington State.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of West Virginia

Map of West Virginia

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Wisconsin.

Map of Wisconsin.

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Map of Wyoming

Map of Wyoming

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Alaska Satellite View Map

Alaska Satellite View Map

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Alabama Satellite View Map

Alabama Satellite View Map

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Arkansas Satellite View Map

Arkansas Satellite View Map

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Arizona Satellite View Map

Arizona Satellite View Map

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

California Satellite View Map

California Satellite View Map

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Colorado Satellite View Map

Colorado Satellite View Map

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Florida Satellite View Map

Florida Satellite View Map

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Georgia Satellite View Map

Georgia Satellite View Map

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Hawaii Satellite View Map

Hawaii Satellite View Map

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Iowa Satellite View Map

Iowa Satellite View Map

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more

Idaho Satellite View Map

Idaho Satellite View Map

Created by an act of Congress in 1879, the USGS has evolved over the ensuing 125 years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. The USGS is the sole science agency for the D... more