2008 US Election Monday, November 03, 2008

November 4th, 2008 is election day in the United States. To celebrate the election we have created a five page worksheet (0.6 MB) about the United States, perfect for school. If you want to learn more about the United States please consider our awarding winning Know Your USA software.

Page 1: Map of USA with Regions and States marked.
Page 2: Map with each State name and the Capital.
Page 3: Name the States of the USA pop quiz worksheet.
Page 4: Blank Flag of the United States, great for colouring.
Page 5: US Election Results worksheet, colour in the winner of each state.

This worksheet is perfect for printing and photocopying. It is a great introduction to the United States and excellent classroom activity for election week.

Download Worksheet on the United States of America

We also have a free online quiz for testing your knowledge of each State in the United States. Play it online at our website. Remember that each aspect of the USA is covered in detail in our award winning Know Your USA software. Also you can watch the YouTube Animaniacs cartoon clip we posted a few weeks ago too, quick way to introduce the United States to younger children.

To keep up-to-date with the election we recommend the IrishTimes.com or the NYTimes.com for the latest news and results. Some good mapping websites for the election include: electoral-vote.com and politicalmaps.org. Learn more about the candidates Obama and McCain at Wikipedia.

UPDATE: Obama Wins the 2008 US Presidential Election.
You can view the results on our blog or at the interactive maps available on-line at Yahoo.com, NYTimes and the IrishTimes.com

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