Mystery State Clues


Each week the students will receive clues to determine the Mystery State. Students may identify the name of the state on Thursday or Friday to receive tickets. Good Luck everyone!


Monday:  Down, down, down! In this state you will find a
                               desert with the lowest elevation of any place
                               in North America.  

Tuesday:  The explorer John C. Fremont helped obtain this land
                                for the United States.

Wednesday: This state has the tallest and oldest living trees in
                                the world.

Thursday:   The remains of saber-toothed tigers and other Ice
                                 Age animals have been found in this state's
                                 La Brea tar pits.

Friday: James W. Marshall discovered gold in this state while building a sawmill for John Sutter.

Last week’s Mystery State:  

 To learn the names of the 50 states, the students are singing the "Fifty Nifty United States" song in the classroom. 

Click Fifty Nifty United States Song to watch this video at home!

To learn the names of the capitals of the states, the students will soon be singing the "State Capitals Song" in the classroom.

Click State Capitals Song to watch this video at home!