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Activity Overview


Each state in our country has its own unique fun facts that kids will love to discover. For this activity, students will create a 3 cell storyboard that depicts some interesting facts they have learned about Georgia. Here are some examples of fun facts:

  • Georgia is the largest state east of the Mississippi River.
  • There are over 50 streets with the word “Peachtree” in their name in Atlanta.
  • The world’s largest college campus is Berry College, in Mount Berry, Georgia.
  • Atlanta, Georgia hosted the 1996 Centennial Summer Olympic Games.
  • It is illegal for chickens to cross the road in Quitman, Georgia!
  • Georgia is also called the Goober State because of all of the peanuts that are grown there.

Template and Class Instructions

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Objective: Create a storyboard that describes and illustrates 3 interesting facts about Georgia.

Student Instructions:

  1. Click “Start Assignment”.
  2. Write a fun fact in each heading.
  3. In the description box, write a short summary of each heading.
  4. Create an illustration that represents each heading using appropriate scenes, characters, and items.

Lesson Plan Reference

Grade Level 3-6

Difficulty Level 2 (Reinforcing / Developing)

Type of Assignment Individual

Common Core Standards
  • [ELA-Literacy/W/4/2] Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
  • [ELA-Literacy/W/4/7] Conduct short research projects that build knowledge through investigation of different aspects of a topic.
  • [ELA-Literacy/W/4/8] Recall relevant information from experiences or gather relevant information from print and digital sources; take notes and categorize information, and provide a list of sources.

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