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New Mexico Theme Unit


Questions, Facts, and "Who am I?" for the state of New Mexico
     State of New Mexico Mixed Review: fill-in questions, "Who am I", facts, and writing prompts (multiple keys)


Short Reading Comprehensions
Short Readers
     White Sands National Monument (Short Reader; Grade 6 Readability)
     Carlsbad Caverns National Park (Short Reader; Grades 4-6 Readability)


Reading Comprehensions
     The Mystery of the Cave (Grades 3-5)
     Billy the Kid (Grades 5-7)
     Fort Sumner, New Mexico: The Bosque Redondo Reservation Experiment (Grades 7-9)


New Mexico Maze
Build New Mexico maze - Make multiple mazes at once


State of New Mexico Theme - Story Starters
     New Mexico Story Starter Printables


Books
            NM is for New Mexico (Grades 4-6)


State of New Mexico Theme
     Location of New Mexico in the United States Printable and Information

New Mexico: Reading Comprehensions with References to New Mexico
This section lists reading comprehensions on edHelper.com with references to the state of New Mexico. These reading comprehensions were not written specifically for the state theme unit.

     Top reading comprehensions with most references to New Mexico
     The Old Goat and the Idaho Potato (Grade 2)
     Roswell (Grade 6)
     Fort Sumner, New Mexico: The Bosque Redondo Reservation Experiment (Grade 9)
     Gary Paulsen (Grades 7-12)
     Economy of the West Region (Grade 6)
     The Navajo Wars (Grade 9)
     Manhattan Project (Grades 8-10)
     The Battle to Create a State: Arizona (Grade 6)
     Native Americans of the Southwest Cultural Area (Grade 6)
     A Farmer Without A Farm (Grade 4)
     Taos and the Sundown Dance (Grade 6)
     Compromises of 1820 and 1850 (Grade 9)

Biographies
(Grades 6-8)
     Ed Yost, Father of Modern Hot Air Ballooning
     Judy Blume
(Grades 9-12)
     Pancho Villa

Daily Themes
(Grades 3-5)
     "Only You Can Prevent Wildfires"
     The "Lone Star" Is Not Lonely
(Grades 6-8)
     Headstones from Long Ago
     Margaux Isaksen, Pentathlete
     Taos and the Sundown Dance

Miscellaneous
(no assigned grade level)
     America's Wealthiest Man
     Before Columbus
     Egypt - Geography
     Kit Carson
(Grades 1-2)
     The Old Goat and the Idaho Potato
(Grades 3-5)
     A Farmer Without A Farm
     Beauty in Stillness
     Geographical Landforms
     Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument
     Reasons for Regions
     Slavery in the West
     Touring the United States Regions
     What Color Is Your Sand Castle?
(Grades 6-8)
     A Brief History of Cattle Brands
     Arizona - The True Wild, Wild West
     Battling the Bitterroots: Mountain Battle
     Bayous, Deltas, and Plains
     Boot Hill
     Carlsbad Caverns National Park
     Carlsbad Caverns
     Children's Day
     Economy of the West Region
     From Colony to Independence
     Gary Paulsen
     Get Your Pictures Instantly
     Hoover Dam
     Jean Studies U.S. Geography
     Kathleen Karr
     Making Sense from a Computer
     Manhattan Project
     Mesa Verde National Park
     Mexican-American War
     Mountain Biomes
     Native American Dolls
     Native American Pottery
     Native Americans of the Southwest Cultural Area
     Paul Fleischman
     Plateaus and Erosional Mountains
     Ralph Bunche
     Roswell
     Sweets for the Sweet
     The Battle to Create a State: Arizona
     The Dust Bowl
     The Dust Bowl
     The Navajo People
     The Polaroid Camera
     The Rocky Mountains
     The Rodeo
     The United States Enters World War I
     The Ute People
     United States Border Patrol
     Voices of the West - Nat Love
     West to Freedom - African American Pioneers
     West to Freedom - Nat Love and Bill Pickett
     White Sands National Monument
     Who Were the First Immigrants in America?
(Grades 9-12)
     Allosaurus
     Compromises of 1820 and 1850
     Fort Sumner, New Mexico: The Bosque Redondo Reservation Experiment
     No Ordinary Day - 9/11 Hero Noel Sepulveda
     Pueblo Revolt
     Rails across America - The Beginning
     The Final Blow
     The Navajo Wars
     The Ute Wars

Animals
(Grades 6-8)
     Deserts
(Grades 9-12)
     American Bison


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