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1: This is a sample of a Country Research Project for the United States
2: Country Research Project Common Core Anchor Standards CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.7 Conduct short as well as more sustained research projects based on focused questions, demonstrating understanding of the subject under investigation. CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.8 Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources, assess the credibility and accuracy of each source, and integrate the information while avoiding plagiarism. CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.SL.4 Present information, findings, and supporting evidence such that listeners can follow the line of reasoning and the organization, development, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
3: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.SL.5 Make strategic use of digital media and visual displays of data to express information and enhance understanding of presentations. CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.L.1 Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.L.6 Acquire and use accurately a range of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the college and career readiness level; demonstrate independence in gathering vocabulary knowledge when encountering an unknown term important to comprehension or expression.
4: The United States is located in North America. Washington DC is the capital of the United States. English is the de facto national language. The United States is in North America.
5: The United States has many major landforms - including mountains, islands, lakes, rivers, volcanoes, and waterfalls! The Rocky Mountains "rockies" are located to the west, the Appalachian Mountains are to the east.
8: Major Cities
9: Image: 'Paradise' http://www.flickr.com/photos/35660391@N08/5664919365 Found on flickrcc.net | Image: 'untitled' http://www.flickr.com/photos/28702608@N02/3434952615 Found on flickrcc.net | Image: 'Dynamic Serenity' http://www.flickr.com/photos/38551575@N00/4013594219 Found on flickrcc.net
10: Image: 'The White House (Washington DC)' http://www.flickr.com/photos/20119750@N00/2770838680 Found on flickrcc.net | Image: 'President Barack Obama Honors Teachers (201001060001HQ)' http://www.flickr.com/photos/35067687@N04/4251318245 Found on flickrcc.net | Image: 'River Panorama' http://www.flickr.com/photos/24337301@N05/6537252385 Found on flickrcc.net
11: Image: 'Downtown LA 1' http://www.flickr.com/photos/43317782@N00/4207543633 Found on flickrcc.net | Image: 'Ground Zero Redux' http://www.flickr.com/photos/77316550@N00/2930625287 Found on flickrcc.net