Unit Three


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external image generic_updown.gif Unit 3: The United States and Canada

The United States and Canada cover much of North America, as they span more than 7 million miles! These huge countries share many of the same landscapes, natural resources and climates.
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external image generic_updown.gif Enduring Understandings



    • USA and Canada have a wealth of resources and varied economies.
    • USA and Canada have democratic governments and a high degree of freedom, which is unlike many countries.
    • USA and Canada contain a diverse population.

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external image generic_updown.gif Lesson 1 Unit 3: From Sea to Shining Sea


Essential Question: What are the seven physical regions of the United States of America?



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external image generic_updown.gif Lesson 2 Unit 3: The Americans


Essential Question: Why are people attracted to the United States of America?



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external image generic_updown.gif Lesson 3 Unit 3: Canada: A Resource - Rich Country


Essential Question: What are the rich resources that Canada has available to them?

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external image generic_updown.gif Lesson 4 Unit 3: The Canadians


Essential Question: How are the Canadians and Americans different from one another? How is their land similiar / different?

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external image generic_updown.gif Unit 3 Project


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external image generic_updown.gif U03L04T01 - Unit 3 Test


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external image generic_updown.gif National and State Standards for this Unit