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Greetings From The 50 States: How They Got Their Names

Greetings From The States How They Got Their Names Did you ever wonder how your state got its name From Alabama to Wyoming GREETINGS FROM THE STATES covers the origin of each state s name official and unofficial nicknames and the year it was gra

  • Title: Greetings From The 50 States: How They Got Their Names
  • Author: Sheila Keenan Selina Alko
  • ISBN: 9780439834391
  • Page: 219
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Did you ever wonder how your state got its name From Alabama to Wyoming, GREETINGS FROM THE 50 STATES covers the origin of each state s name, official and unofficial nicknames, and the year it was granted statehood Behind each state s name is a story of how Americans felt about the land they settled, how they connected to its history and geography, and how they recognizedDid you ever wonder how your state got its name From Alabama to Wyoming, GREETINGS FROM THE 50 STATES covers the origin of each state s name, official and unofficial nicknames, and the year it was granted statehood Behind each state s name is a story of how Americans felt about the land they settled, how they connected to its history and geography, and how they recognized its unique character.

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    1. This book introduces readers to each state, plus Washington, D.C providing information about the state’s name, nickname, and the date it became part of the United States. Illustrations for each state depict the state and some of its well-known people and landmarks.The author offers some suggestions for additional research on the Internet as well as including the official website for each of the states. This is a good general resource for middle readers interested in civics learning more about [...]

    2. Distilled into digestible nuggets, this book is an easy one-hour read and sells exactly what the title implies.Each state receives a one-page spread covering both its name and nickname origins. With a few exceptions, most every state name is attributable to either 1) the monarch, discoverer, or politician associated with said state or 2) a Native American or Spanish word often bastardized to the point of silliness. Sidebars denote the year and the order each state was admitted to the union.In a [...]

    3. This a great book for children to learn quickly about the different states we have. It's filled with colorful pictures and facts about each state.

    4. I really enjoyed this book! I've always wondered about how the states got their names. I knowI'm a nerd!!! Cool little book!

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