Sign up to receive 10 free downloadable workbooks! Sign Up

All About Louisiana

by Mary Ann Kelley

State Facts

Louisiana was the 18th state to join the union. It became a state on April 30, 1812.

State facts about Louisiana

Capital - Baton Rouge

Abbreviation - LA

Nickname - Sportsman's Paradise

Motto - "Union, Justice, and Confidence "

Song - "Give Me Louisiana" and "You Are My Sunshine"

Bird - Eastern Brown Pelican

Flower - Magnolia blossom

Insect - Honeybee

Area - approximately 51,843 square miles

Websites for studying about Louisiana

Louisiana State Symbols Games

Worksheets and puzzles for kids to learn more about Louisiana

A to Z Kids Stuff - Louisiana

Fun Educational Activities

The 50 States - Louisiana

From TeachersFirst. A comprehensive resource on Louisiana

Mr. Donn.org - Louisiana

Mr. Donn has been online for as long as I can remember and he has one of the largest collections of social studies resources available. This is his collection of Louisiana resources.

Explore the States - Louisiana

From the Library of Congress. Games and stories of America's past.

50 States.com - Louisiana

Facts & Trivia about Louisiana

RoadsideAmerica.com - Louisiana

Unique tourist attractions and landmarks in Louisiana

Awesome America - Louisiana

Loads of fun facts, photos, and travel information about Louisiana.

Louisiana Map/Quiz Printout

EnchantedLearning.com

NETSTATE.COM - Louisiana

From NetState.com. Learn about Louisiana.

50 State Quarters® Program - Louisiana

From the U.S. Mint. A program called H.I.P. Pocket Change™ . The Web site has coin and character images for each state for coloring.

Louisiana Coast Kid's Corner

Coloring Books, See the Wetlands, Animal Quiz, Animal Identification, Bird Identification, Hurricane Preparation Games, Wetland Education Through Maps and Aerial Photography.

Louisiana Kids Fun and Education Page

In the following pages you will find fun and exciting activities for you to do while learning more about Louisiana!

Louisiana Web Links

From Houghton Mifflin Education Place.

Louisiana Virtual Field Trips

More Louisiana field trips ...

Thanks to graphicmaps.com for the state graphics

TheHomeSchoolMom may be compensated for any of the links in this post through sponsorships, paid ads, free or discounted products, or affiliate links. Local resource listings are for information purposes only and do not imply endorsement. Always use due diligence when choosing resources, and please verify location and time with the organizer if applicable. Suggestions and advice on TheHomeSchoolMom.com are for general information purposes only and should never be considered as specific to any individual situation, nor are they a diagnosis or treatment advice for any kind of medical, developmental, or psychological condition. Blog posts represent the views of the contributor and do not necessarily reflect the views of other contributors or the publisher. Full terms of use and disclosure