The students will identify different
states on a map of the United States.
a discussion on the fact that each state has an
identified "state flower."
the aforementioned web site, identify different states
and their flowers. Read the background on how
the flower came to be the state flower. (Some of
this information will need to be simplified for
out the State Flowers Worksheet and have the students
complete the questions as a class.
take turns identifying the states on a large classroom
map. Discuss where each state is
located in relationship to their own state.
to the above lesson, have a lesson on National
Flowers. These flowers can be found at National
Flowers. Locate the different countries on a
flowers found in different climates/regions. For
example desert flowers and mountain flowers.
Information on desert flowers can be found at Desert
Plants and Wildflowers. Information and
photographs of mountain flowers can be found at Mountain
Flowers. Locate these different regions on a