State Unit Study - Illinois

Series of Unit Studies for each of the 50 states.


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These state unit studies are designed to help children learn the geography of the United States and learn factual information about every state. These studies are great for children in the public and private education system as well as homeschooled children.

Learn All About Illinois with These Resources

Print the United States Map and color each state as you study it. Keep map at the front of your notebook for use with each state.

Print the State Information Sheet and fill in the information as you find it.

Print the Illinois State Outline Map and fill in the state capital, large cities and state attractions that you find.

Answer the Following Questions About Illinois

Printable Illinois Worksheets

Illinois Printable Pages - Learn more about Illinois with these printable worksheets and coloring pages.

Did You Know... List two interesting facts.

Word Search - Print out the word search and find the state related words.

Illinois State Symbols Game - Test your knowledge of the symbols.

Do You Know? - Fun facts about Illinois.

Route 66 Printables

Government - Learn about the three branches of government; executive, legislative and judicial.

Envirofun - Learn about the environment and have some fun with:

At Home in the Heartland Online - Family life in Illinois from 1700 to the present. Meet real people and share in their decision making.

Shedd Aquarium - Explore the animals at the Shedd Aquarium. Don't miss the interactive story of Kayavak.

Chicago Fire - Learn about this amazing fire that destroyed thousands of buildings and read about one young girl's narrow escape.

Willis Tower - Learn about the second tallest building in North America.

Robert Pershing Wadlow - Meet the "gentle giant."

Odd Illinois Law: Catching fish with dynamite was forbidden.

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Hernandez, Beverly. "State Unit Study - Illinois." ThoughtCo, Aug. 26, 2020, Hernandez, Beverly. (2020, August 26). State Unit Study - Illinois. Retrieved from Hernandez, Beverly. "State Unit Study - Illinois." ThoughtCo. (accessed March 20, 2023).