The 50 States WebQuest

Introduction

This webquest is about learning the 50 states and their capitals.

You will have the opportunity to know some of the states and their capitals through fun songs and activities.

Enjoy!

Task

The task of this WebQuest is to learn the 50 states and their capitals.

This is something that takes a lot of memorization, but hopefully you will come out of this WebQuest with a better knowledge of some of our country's states or at least with a better idea on ways to memorize them.

Process

Step 1: Watch this video that has a catchy song on the states and their capitals. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gt2mYPwXyAc

Step 2: Play this game to test how well you can identify each state.

http://online.seterra.com/en/vgp/3003

Step 3: If you want to challenge yourself, see how well you can match each state to their capital with this game.

http://www.sporcle.com/games/moangoa/match-the-us-states-with-their-cap…

Evaluation
Category 3 2 1
States Student shows great knowledge on what are the 50 states. Student has general knowledge about the 50 states. Student has little to no knowlege on the 50 states.
Location Student knows exactly where each and every state is located. Student generally knows where each state is located. Student knows very little about where each state is located.
Capital Student knows every state and its capital. Student generally knows the capital of each state. Student has no knowledge of the states and their capitals.
Conclusion

This concludes the 50 States WebQuest. Good job!

For extra help, please print out a blank outline of the country and label each state as practice.

Credits

50 States Song:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gt2mYPwXyAc

Song that engages students to learn the states and their capitals 

State Location Game:

http://online.seterra.com/en/vgp/3003

This game helps stuents navigate the map of the country and practice locaing where each state is.

Capital Game:

http://www.sporcle.com/games/moangoa/match-the-us-states-with-their-cap…

This game helps students practice matching each state to its capital.