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Tennessee Theme Unit


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


Short Reading Comprehensions
Short Readers
     Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Short Reader; Grades 3-5 Readability)
     Nashville's Parthenon (Short Reader; Grades 6-8 Readability)


Reading Comprehensions
     Nothing Like Family (Grades 2-3)
     Tennessee's Music (Grades 3-4)
     Tennessee's First People (Grades 4-6)
     Smoky Mountains (Grades 4-6)
     The Grand Ole Opry of Nashville, Tennessee (Grades 5-7)


Tennessee Maze
Build Tennessee maze - Make multiple mazes at once


State of Tennessee Theme - Math Stories
     Tennessee Math (Grades 2-3)
     Tennessee Math (Grades 4-6)


Books
            A Weekend in the Smokies (Reading Level 3; Interest Level 5)
            TN is for Tennessee (Grades 4-6)


State of Tennessee Theme - Story Starters
     Tennessee Story Starter Printables


State of Tennessee Theme
     Location of Tennessee in the United States Printable and Information


State of Tennessee Theme Time Line
     Tennessee Time Line #1 (12 events in time line)

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

     Top reading comprehensions with most references to Tennessee
     Tough Guy Andrew Jackson and the Battle for the South (Grade 8)
     Davy Crockett (Grade 8)
     Davy Crockett - Born in the Frontier (Grade 6)
     Bayous, Deltas, and Plains (Grade 6)
     Old Glory (Grade 7)
     Andrew Johnson - 17th President (Grade 3)
     The Smokies (Grade 3)
     Battle of Shiloh (Grade 9)
     Old Hickory
     Alphabet Soup II - Roosevelt's New Deal (Grade 7)
     Battle of Chattanooga 1863 (Grades 9-10)
     The Paper Clips Project (Grade 8)
     Sequoyah (Grade 8)
     Cherokee (Grade 8)

Biographies
(Grades 3-5)
     Rags to Riches
(Grades 6-8)
     Davy Crockett
     Martin Luther King Jr.
     Peyton Manning
     Sequoyah
     Steve Fossett: American Adventurer
(Grades 9-12)
     Judith Jamison
     Tiger Woods

Daily Themes
(Grades 3-5)
     Attitude
     Attitude
     Born to Play Football
     Go Catfish
     Kentucky
     The Smokies
(Grades 6-8)
     Elephant Sanctuary
     Ogden Nash
(Grades 9-12)
     America's Number One Snack
     Franklin D. Roosevelt

Miscellaneous
(no assigned grade level)
     Old Hickory
(Grades 3-5)
     Andrew Jackson
     Andrew Johnson - 17th President
     Andrew Johnson
     Cherokee
     Chocolate Chip Cookie Dreams
     Great Smoky Mountains National Park
     James K. Polk
     Lewis and Clark - Who Were They?
     Mirtala from Guatemala Gets Enough to Eat
     Old Glory's Story
     Prize for Peace
     The Start of the Ku Klux Klan
     Touring the United States Regions
(Grades 6-8)
     "Old Hickory" Style New Orleans Prepares for Battle
     A Guatemalan Girl Gets Enough to Eat
     ALASKA BECOMES A STATE
     Alphabet Soup II - Roosevelt's New Deal
     Battle of Atlanta
     Bayous, Deltas, and Plains
     Cherokee
     Cruising the South Atlantic Region
     Davy Crockett - Born in the Frontier
     Early History of the State of Alabama the Beautiful
     Ebony Magazine
     Election of 1864
     Jack Hays, Texas Ranger
     Justin Timberlake - From Mouseketeer to Pop Star
     Katherine Paterson
     Kathleen Karr
     Landslides: On the Road of Destruction
     Manhattan Project
     Nullification and Secession
     Old Glory
     Oprah Winfrey, Broadcasting Powerhouse
     Plateaus and Erosional Mountains
     Reconstruction
     Secession of the Southern States
     Sequoyah
     The 1974 Super Tornado Outbreak
     The 1993 Storm of the Century
     The Appalachian Mountains
     The First Capitals of the United States
     The Grand Ole Opry of Nashville, Tennessee
     The Legend of Casey Jones
     The Manhattan Project
     The Mississippi River
     The Paper Clips Project
     The Queen of Talk Shows
     The South
     To Market, To Market
     Tough Guy Andrew Jackson and the Battle for the South
     Victoria Woodhull
     Voices of the West - Nat Love
     West to Freedom - Nat Love and Bill Pickett
     Where Do Hispanic People Come From?
     Women in Government
(Grades 9-12)
     Battle of Chattanooga 1863
     Battle of Shiloh
     Other Local Governments
     Politics in the 90's - The Clinton Years
     Sarah and the Henhouse Guest I
     Spies for the Confederacy
     The Confederate Government

Animals
(no assigned grade level)
     Ladybugs


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