Type
Crossword
Description

Largest state in the region Texas
The process created the Grand Canyon erosion
This river created the Grand Canyon Colorado
The Grand Canyon is in this state Arizona
A gusher of this resource shot out of Spindletop oil
This country is south of the southwest region Mexico
A large farm where livestock is raised ranch
a place established by Spanish to teach religion mission
Arizona and New Mexico have this kind of climate arid
What gulf is on the southeast coast of the region Mexico
Texas and Oklahoma are part of tornado ____________ alley
this word describes the industry of growing and producing food agriculture
a pueblo is a Spanish word for ? village

Southwest region Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Southwest
Phoenix
Oklahoma City
Santa Fe
Austin
Grand Canyon
New Mexico
Oklahoma
Arizona
Texas

US states Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Largest state in America Alaska
The setting of the book To kill a Mocking Bird Alabama
The location of the Grand Canyon Arizona
Birth state of Bill Clinton Arkansas
3rd largest state California
Location of Mt. Elbert Colorado
Borders with Massachusetts, and Rhode Island Connecticut
2nd smallest state delaware
The sunshine state Florida
Last confederate state to join union Georgia
In the middle of the ocean Hawaii
World famous potatoes Idaho
capitol, Springfield Illinois
Location of the Indianapolis 500 race Idiana
The Capitol is Des Moines Iowa
"TOTO I dont think we're in ______ anymore" Kansas
________ Fried Chicken. "Its finger lickin' good" Kentucky
Shaped like a boot, shares a border with Texas Louisiana
The furthest NE state Maine
Capitol, Annapolis Maryland
Location, Plymouth Rock Massachusetts
This state is connected to the most great lakes Michigan
The State of 10,000 lakes Minnisota
The USA's largest river's name Mississippi
Location of the Gateway arch Missouri
The popular kid show "Hannah _______" Montana
The capitol is the name of the 16th president Nebraska
Location, Las Vegas Nevada
The highest point, is at the top of Mt. Washington New Hampshire
It has the longest board walk in the World New Jersey
Location, Albuquerque New Mexico
World trade Center New York
Loser of superbowl 50 North Carolina
Location, Theodore Roosevelt National Park North Dakota
Capitol, Colombus Ohio
Borders with Texas, and New Mexico Oklahoma
Mt. Hood Oregon
Capitol, Harrisburg Pennsylvania

Southwest Region Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The desert that covers the southern half of Arizona and New Mexico. Sonoran
The largest desert in North America. Chihuahuan
The lowest lands in the Southwest region CentralPlains
The largest of the canyons in the southwest. GrandCanyon
Rivers that join other rivers. tributaries
Soil being carried by rivers. silt
The dam that controls the Colorado River, and supplies electricity and water to the southwest and west. Hoover
This river forms part of the border between Mexico and the United States RioGrande
Mexican name for the Rio Grande. RioBravodelNorte
Hot and dry area. desert
A period of time with little or no rain. drought
Animals that hunt at night. nocturnal
The hottest city in America. Phoenix
Arizona produces 2/3 of the __________ mined in the United States copper
Pipes or canals that move water over long distances. aqueducts
The fossilized remains of prehistoric trees. petrifiedwood
This kind of bread is used to make chips, nachos, tacos, enchiladas, quesadillas and burritos. tortillas
Tradition Christmas food in the southwest. tamales
The southwest used to belong to this country. Spain
Biggest American Indian tribe. Navajo

Southwest Region (States & Capitals) Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Washington DC
America
Phoenix
Santa Fe
Oklahoma City
Austin
New Mexico
Arizona
Oklahoma
Texas

Manifest Destiny Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

belief in the United States that its settlers were destined to expand across North America Manifest Destiny
gold was found by James W. Marshall at Sutter's Mill in Coloma, California California Gold Rush
used the term "manifest destiny" in 1845 to promote the annexation of Texas and the Oregon Country to the United States John L Sullivan
William Becknell and five other men began their journey Westward from Franklin, Missouri to New Mexico santa fe trail
traveled on the Santa fe Trail from Missouri to New Mexico William Becknell
key to the nation’s health according to Thomas Jefferson Westward Expansion
purchased the territory of Louisiana from the French government Thomas Jefferson
Mexico lost nearly half of its territory, the present American Southwest from Texas to California; U.S. became a continental power. Mexican American War
negotiated Webster-Ashburton Treaty Daniel Webster
route over which settlers traveled to Oregon oregon trail
discovered in California in 1848 gold
Maine vs.Canada Aroostook War
president during Manifest Destinty James k polk
when people from two countries occupy and settle a territory joint occupation
to take control of annex
After the Texan victory at the Battle of San Jacinto, Santa Anna is captured and recognizes Texas as independent Lone Star Republic
as a result of the treaty, the U.S. annexed present-day New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona, Utah, Nevada, and California Mexican Cession
to give land over to another country Cession

United States of America Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Freedom
District Of Columbia
Wyoming
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Washington
Virginia
Vermont
Utah
Texas
Tennessee
South Carolina
Rhode Island
Pennsylvania
Oregon
Oklahoma
Ohio
North Dakota
North Carolina
New York
New Mexico
New Jersey
New Hampshire
Nevada
Nebraska
Montana
Missouri
Mississippi
Minnesota
Michigan
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Louisiana
Kentucky
Kansas
Iowa
Indiana
Illinois
Idaho
Hawaii
Georgia
Florida
Delaware
Connecticut
Colorado
California
Arkansas
Arizona
Alaska
Alabama

The 50 States Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Pennsylvania
Oklahoma
Illinois
New York
Alaska
Hawaii
Main
New Hampshire
Vermont
Massachusetts
Rhode Island
Connecticut
New Jersey
Delaware
Maryland
West Virginia
Virginia
North Carolina
South Carolina
Georgia
Florida
Ohio
Alabama
Tennessee
Kentucky
Indiana
Michigan
Mississippi
Wisconsin
Louisiana
Arkansas
Missouri
Iowa
Minnesota
Texas
Kansas
Nebraska
South Dakota
North Dakota
New Mexico
Colorado
Wyoming
Montana
Utah
Arizona
Idaho
Nevada
California
Oregon
Washington

US State Nicknames 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Empire State New York
Garden State New Jersey
The Last Frontier Alaska
Heart of Dixie Alabama
Grand Canyon State Arizona
The Natural State Arkansas
The Go;den State California
Rocky Mountain State Colorado
Constitution State Connecticut
The First State Delaware
Sunshine State Florida
Peach State Georgia
Aloha State Hawaii
Gem State Idaho
Land of Lincoln Illinois
Hoosier State Indiana
Hawkeye State Iowa
Subflower State Kansan
Bluegrass State Kentucky
Bayou State Louissiana
Vacationland Maine
Chesapeake State Maryland
The Spirit of America Massachusetts
The Wolverine State Michigan
Land of 10,000 Lakes Minnesota
Magnolia State Mississippi
State Missouri
Treasure State Montana
Cotnhusker State Nebraska
Silver State Nevada
Granite State New Hampshire
Tarheel State North Carolina
Sioux State North Dakota
Buckeye State Ohio
Sooner State Oklahoma
Beaver State Oregon
Keystone State Pennsylvannia
Ocean State Rhode Island
Palmetto State South Carolina
The Mount Rushmore State South Dakota
Volunteer State Tennessee
Lone Star State Texas
Beehive State Utah
Green Mountain State Vermont
The OLd Dominion Virginia
Evergreen State Washington
Mountain State West Virginia
Beaver State Wisconsin
Equality State Wyoming
Land of Enchantment New Mexico

Native American Tribes Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

They live in a movable grass hut called ________ (Karankawa) Wikiups
They use this tool to hunt bison (karankawa) Bow and Arrow
A system in wich you inheret the position of chief (karankawa) Hereditary
They created this type of canoe (karankawa) Dugout Canoe
They lived on flat land near water with good irrigation (karankawa) Coastal Plains
This tribe lives in a place with mountains (jumano) Mountains and basins
They made their shelters out of adobes. Their house is called a ______ (jumano) Pueblo
They farmed their food so therefore they are ______ (jumano) Farmers
Adobes are _______ (jumano) Clay bricks
They live in modern day _______ (jumano) El paso
They lived in modern day _________ (caddo) Southeast region
They live in huts made of_________ (caddo) Wood
The caddo tribe didnt move around they ______ (caddo) Stayed in place
Women farmed men _______ (caddo) Hunted
What state in the us has a name that comes from the caddo word friends (caddo) Texas
They live on a broad expanse of flat land near the missisipi river called _______ (comanche) Great Plains
They live in homes that hold up to 4 people called a ________ (comanche, Tipi
They are hunter _________ (comanche) Gatherers
Hunted __________ year round (comanche) Buffalo
Got _______ from the spanish Horses

State Nicknames Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Buckeye State Ohio
Bluegrass State Kentucky
Sunshine State Florida
Hoosier State Indiana
Prairie State Illinois
Peach State Georgia
Empire State New York
Aloha State Hawaii
Last Frontier State Alaska
Hawkeye State Iowa
Show Me State Missouri
Great Lakes State Michigan
Golden State California
Pine Tree State Maine
Grand Canyon State Arizona
First State Delaware
Pelican State Louisiana
Volunteer State Tennessee
North Star State Minnesota
Magnolia State Mississipp
Tar Heel State North Carolina
Sooner State Oklahoma
Lone Star State Texas
Badger State Wisconsin
Mount Rushmore State South Dakota