Return to edHelper.com
Return to 50 States Theme Unit

Virginia Theme Unit


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


Short Reading Comprehensions
Short Readers
     Shenandoah National Park (Short Reader; Grades 3-5 Readability)
     The Natural Wonders of Virginia (Short Reader; Grade 9 Readability)


Reading Comprehensions
     The Great Doctor (Grades 2-3)
     Pocahontas and Virginia's Uniqueness (Grades 3-4)
     Before Establishing Jamestown (Grades 4-6)
     The Little General (Grades 4-6)


Virginia Maze
Build Virginia maze - Make multiple mazes at once


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


Books
            VA is for Virginia (Grades 4-6)


State of Virginia Theme - Story Starters
     Virginia Story Starter Printables


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


State of Virginia Theme Time Line
     Virginia Time Line #1 (38 events in time line)

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

     Top reading comprehensions with most references to Virginia
     Purpose of Life
     Cruising the South Atlantic Region (Grade 6)
     Musical Doctor (Grade 3)
     The Natural Wonders of Virginia (Grade 9)
     Edgar Allan Poe (Grade 7)
     The Constitutional Convention (Grade 8)
     Robert E. Lee (Grade 6)
     The Big Burp
     Virginia City - A Boom Town (Grade 8)
     George Washington in the French and Indian War (Grade 5)
     Torn by War (Grade 9)
     James Madison (Grade 8)
     Naval Warfare (Grade 6)
     Yellow Springs Teller - Virginia Hamilton (Grade 6)
     Lord Dunmore's War (Grade 9)

Biographies
(no assigned grade level)
     George Washington
     Juliette Gordon Low
(Grades 3-5)
     Lonely Traveler
     Pocahontas
(Grades 6-8)
     A Pearl to Behold: Pearl Bailey
     A Real Superman
     Ansel Adams
     Booker T. Washington
     Christa McAuliffe
     Cynthia Rylant
     Davy Crockett
     Edgar Allan Poe
     Elaine Goodale Eastman and the Native American Schools
     Fame and Grandma Moses
     Frank Lloyd Wright
     Hattie McDaniel
     James Madison
     James Pierson Beckwourth
     John Glenn
     Katie Couric - Lady Correspondent
     Mary Pope Osborne
     Meriwether Lewis
     Pocahontas and John Smith
     Sequoyah
     Yellow Springs Teller - Virginia Hamilton
(Grades 9-12)
     Dr. Antonia Novello: Surgeon General
     George W. G. Ferris
     Jefferson Davis
     Mound Bayou Angel
     Torn by War

Daily Themes
(Grades 3-5)
     Choosing Names
     Doctor on the Court
     Honest Abe
     House of Logs
     Kentucky
     Musical Doctor
     Yeah for Moms!
(Grades 9-12)
     The History of the Monopoly® Board Game

Miscellaneous
(no assigned grade level)
     Breaking the Sound Barrier
     Croatia - Geography
     The Big Burp
     The Mayflower Compact
(Grades 3-5)
     Advantages and Disadvantages
     Anthracite- a Natural Resource in Pennsylvania
     Beauty in Stillness
     Benjamin Banneker - Who Was He?
     Colonial America's Communication
     Dancing Dressage Horses
     Delaware and the Underground Railroad
     Dolly Madison Saves George Washington
     Early Slave Trade
     French and English Explorers of America
     Fugitive Slave Laws
     Geographical Landforms
     George Washington in the French and Indian War
     Henry Clay
     House of Burgesses
     Let's Build a Maryland Community
     Lewis and Clark - Who Were They?
     Litter
     Mother's Day
     My Great Granny
     One Star-Spangled Banner, Please! (Could You Super-Size That?)
     Rebellions
     Settling America - Roanoke and Jamestown
     Shenandoah National Park
     The French and Indian War
     The Intolerable Acts
     The State that is "Round on the Ends and ‘HI' in the Middle" (O-HI-O)
     Thomas Jefferson
     Touring the United States Regions
     Trains
     Wendy's World- Changes Over Time
     Wendy's World- Our Family Tree
(Grades 6-8)
     "Good Morning Ohio"
     Anna Marie Jarvis: The Mother of Mother's Day
     Antietam
     Architectural Styles from England
     Arlington National Cemetery
     Battle of Antietam
     Battle of Cold Harbor
     Bayous, Deltas, and Plains
     Bess Truman
     Black Americans in the Civil War
     Cavalry of the Civil War
     Children on the Mayflower
     Christmas at the White House
     Colonial Architecture
     Colonial Churches
     Cruising the South Atlantic Region
     Davy Crockett - Born in the Frontier
     Declaring Our Independence
     Delaware - The Early History
     Edith Wilson
     Famous Everyday People
     Father's Day
     First Battle of Bull Run
     From Mayflower to Massachusetts
     Gender Disparity in Togo: Celine's Story
     General Charles Cornwallis
     George Washington - Civilian
     George Washington - Early Military Experiences
     George Washington - Revolutionary
     George Washington
     George Washington
     Government Under Colonial Charters
     Gun Control
     Gymnastic Dreams
     How Does a Nor'easter Work?
     Indentured Servants
     Jackie O
     James Armistead Lafayette
     James Madison
     James Monroe - The Monroe Doctrine
     James Monroe
     Jamestown
     John Tyler
     Katherine Paterson
     Kathleen Karr
     King James VI and I
     Lincoln's Assassination
     MarkTwain "Roughing It"
     Martha Jane Cannary a.k.a. Calamity Jane
     Mother's Day Around the World
     Native Americans of the Northeast Cultural Area
     Naval Warfare
     Nullification and Secession
     Patrick Henry
     Pearl S. Buck
     Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
     Pocahontas
     Prosser's Rebellion
     Response to a Slave Rebellion - Nat Turner's Rebellion
     Robert E. Lee
     Sargent Claude Johnson
     Secession of the Southern States
     Slavery
     Snakes Alive! Part 2
     Surrender
     Tennessee's First People
     The Alien and Sedition Acts
     The Census
     The Civil War and Inflation
     The Colonies
     The Constitutional Convention
     The Equal Rights Amendment
     The Final Battle - Yorktown 1781
     The First Attorney General
     The French and Indian War
     The Hatfield and McCoy Feud
     The Leopard and the Chesapeake - How a Cat-and-Dog Fight Led To War
     The Loss of the Honeybees
     The Lost Colony of Roanoke Island
     The Lost Colony
     The Northwest Ordinance
     The Prairie Land
     The Sago Mine Disaster
     The Sago Mine Disaster
     The Slave Trade
     The South
     The Southern Colonies
     The Stamp Act
     Thomas Jefferson
     Thomas Jefferson
     Tippecanoe and Tyler, Too
     Treaty of Paris - The Revolutionary War is Over
     Trouble in the Nursery — A Baby Nation Goes to War
     Tuscarora
     Virginia City - A Boom Town
     Walking in Their Footsteps: Tracing Maryland's Early Settlements
     Washington, D.C.
     Where Have the Honeybees Gone?
     Wigmaker and Barber
     William Henry Harrison
     William Henry Harrison
     Women in the Civil War
     Woodrow Wilson
     Yamasee
     Zachary Taylor
(Grades 9-12)
     Autumn Across America
     Battle of Chickamauga 1863
     Cyrus McCormick
     Discovery Begins
     Dred Scott Decision
     Earth Time - Precambrian Time and the Paleozoic Era
     First Battle of Bull Run-Manassas
     Grudge Stew - How to Stir Up a War
     Journey's End- Life after the Expedition II
     Lord Dunmore's War
     Mary Lou Retton
     Misguided Fanatic or Hero? John Brown
     Naval Changes in the War
     Powhatan Confederacy
     Results of the French and Indian War
     Robert Kennedy
     Seven Days Battles
     Spies for the Union
     The Bahamas - History
     The Confederate Government
     The Declaration of Independence
     The Natural Wonders of Virginia
     The Need for Speed - The Age of Computers
     Tuscarora and Yamasee Wars
     USS Cole Attack
     Who Wanted to be the First Female Vice-President?
     Willa Cather

Stories
(no assigned grade level)
     Journey into Unknown Territory
     Moving Day
     Purpose of Life
     Thanksgiving Program

Animals
(Grades 3-5)
     Sirens


Teacher Recommendations:  Worksheet and Lesson Plan Activity Ideas

50 States
     50 States Printables - United States

Money
     Money Worksheets

Math
     Math Worksheets and Math Printables

Weather
     Weather

Science
     Science Theme Units

Maps
     Community Maps

Graphic Organizers
     Graphic Organizers Printables - Print them

Poetry
     Poetry

Calendar
     Calendar

Reading
     Reading Comprehension Stories and Worksheets

Main Idea
     Reading Comprehension Skills

Vocabulary
     Vocabulary Words

Word Search
     Make Word Search Puzzles


  
  Writing
  
  Plants
  
  Social Studies Theme Units
  
  Spelling Words
  
  Geometry Worksheets
  
  Handwriting Worksheets and Handwriting Based Activities
  
  Invertebrates
  
  English Worksheets - Language Arts and Grammar Lesson Plans
  
  Mathematical Sequences and Number Patterns
  
  Make a Crossword Puzzle
  
  Animals
  
  Time And Seasons
  
  Nutrition Worksheets
  
  Phonics - Printable Books, Worksheets, and Lesson Plans
  
  Time Worksheets
  
  Solar System and Planets
  
  Simple Machines
  
  American Revolution
  
  Matter
  
  Special Education: Social Skills
  
  Geography Reading Comprehensions
  
  United States Presidents
  
  Civil War
  
  Australia
  
  Health

More Activities, Lesson Plans, and Worksheets


Back to School
Graphic Organizers
Alphabet Worksheets
Sight Words
Math Worksheets
Mazes
50 States

Monthly Themes
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

Fractions
Place Value
Time and Calendar
Money
Earth Day
Solar System
Analogies
Nouns
Following Directions
Listening
Capitalization
Cursive Writing
Patterns and Sequencing
Dinosaurs
All About Me

Kindergarten
First Grade
Second Grade
Third Grade
Fourth Grade
Fifth Grade
Sixth Grade

Multiplication
Division
Main Idea
Cause and Effect
Measurement
Decimals
Rounding
Order of Operations
Verbs
Community Helpers
Adjectives
Plants
Grammar
Addition and Subtraction
Contractions
Bulletin Board Ideas
Word Searches
Crossword Puzzles
Printable Puzzles




Have a suggestion or would like to leave feedback?
Leave your suggestions or comments about edHelper!