A RESOURCE FOR SOCIAL STUDIES/GEOGRAPHY/SCIENCE:


In addition to being an exciting reading adventure with vivid, colorful illustrations and a rich rhythm text that captivates young and old alike, it also provides multiple layers of an educational experience from Social Studies/Geography to Science, Health and Fitness.  As Beans and Lolo bike around the “Big USA” they experience five basic themes pertinent to the foundation of Geography education: 

  • Location – Where is something?
  • Place – Qualities of a location
  • Human/Environment Interaction
  • Movement – The three primary components of origin, path, destination
  • Regions – A physical area united by specific physical, natural, human or cultural characteristics