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On a map of the world, locate North America. On a map of North America, locate the United States, the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, Gulf of Mexico, Mississippi and Rio Grande Rivers, the Great Lakes, Hudson Bay, and the Rocky and Appalachian Mountain ranges.


For information on the major mountain ranges and river systems of the world, see Massachusetts frameworks 2.5 and 2.4

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Map of North America. Oceans, USA labelled

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The Rio Grande

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Map of North America Showing Location of the Great Lakes
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The Great Lakes

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The Hudson Bay is located above the Green Area
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Location of Appalachian Mountains


lessonplan.jpgClick here for a geography lesson plan that can be applied to this standard