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PDF (8+) United States - Geography, History and Social Studies Handbook

PDF (8+) United States - Geography, History and Social Studies Handbook

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One full year of American studies for creative and curious students!

A Fun-Schooling Journal and Handbook for researching the United States of America. Make homeschooling fun with this library & internet-based learning handbook.


This book covers the History, Geography, Social Studies, Culture, Travel, Population, Landmarks, Current Events and more.


The student will be required to write, draw, read a variety of books and watch documentaries and movies as part of the course.


This book is designed to be used by creative and independent students in 7th to 12th grades. Younger students can also use this handbook with extra help from parents, teachers, and older siblings.


How to Use this Book:

The states are presented in alphabetical order. The student will use a variety of learning tools to research each state.


Learning Tools Requited to Complete this Course:

Library Books

A documentary or movie about each state Google Earth

Parent approved research websites such as

USA atlas

Map of the United States

Colored pencils or gel pens

Black pens and #2 pencils for writing

How long will this book last?

Option 1: You can study one state each month to make this book last several years.

Option 2: You can study one state each week and finish the whole course in one year!


You may also like, State Flowers, State Birds, State Trees, and American History Time Travel!


Thinking Tree Learning Levels:

A1 = Pre Reader (Pre-K) ages 2-5

A2 = Beginning Readers (K-1st) ages 6-7

B1 = Early Elementary (2nd-3rd) ages 8-9

B2 = Upper Elementary (4th-6th) ages 10-11

C1 = Junior High (7th-8th) ages 12-14

C2 = High school + (9th-adult) ages 13+


Many Thinking Tree Journals span a wide variety of ages because the students use books at his/her reading level. For example, some journals may say for ages 7-17 because you customize it and meet the student where he’s at.


Copying is permitted for single household use only.

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