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Geography Spin, Scholastic’s new geography supplement for grades 3–6, is all about map skills. This month, for example, readers take a road trip along Route 66. On the way, they learn some distinguishing features of the United States’ four main regions—the West, the South, the Northeast, and the Midwest.
Download and play the U.S. Map Puzzle game. Put in the states with the state borders shown on the background to learn quickly. Try it without the state borders to test your knowledge. Learn the capitals. Play for your fastest time or just for fun.