Lesson 3: The Southeast
The Southeast has a rich history and many traditions. People from the Southeast often have a unique dialect. Many Americans believe that the people in the Southeast are some of the friendliest in the country. How does the Southeast differ from the region in which you live? If you live in the Southeast, what are you most proud of?
Questions to Discuss
- What did you find most interesting about the southeastern states?
- How do the southeastern states compare to the northeastern states?
- Would you want to live in the Southeast? Why or why not?
- Has the region of the country where you live been influenced by southern culture in any way?
Things to Review
Review the names of the states found in the Southeast. Discuss the unique geographical features of this region and southern traditions.