Exploring America's Regions: Exploring the Southwest, 1st Edition

  • Tammy Gagne
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532151705
  • ISBN-13: 9781532151705
  • DDC: 917.904
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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The Southwest region of the United States encompasses vast canyons, high plateaus, sandy deserts, and the wide-open grasslands of the Great Plains. Exploring the Southwest introduces readers to the defining features that make this region unique, including its geography, history, biology, industries, and cultures. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Welcome to the Southwest.
2: A Long History.
3: Famous Landmarks and Waterways.
4: The Wildlife of the Southwest.
5: Industry in the Southwest.
6: The Peoples and Cultures of the Southwest.
Fast Facts.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Author.