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All About Nevada

by Mary Ann Kelley

State Facts

Nevada was the 36th state to join the union. It became a state on October 31, 1864.

State facts about Nevada

Capital - Carson City

Abbreviation - NV

Nickname - Silver State, Sagebrush State

Motto - "All for Our Country "

Song - Home Means Nevada

Bird - Mountain Bluebird

Flower - Sagebrush

Insect -

Area - approximately 110,567 square miles

Websites for studying about Nevada

Nevada State Symbols Games

Worksheets and puzzles for kids to learn more about Nevada

A to Z Kids Stuff - Nevada

Fun Educational Activities

The 50 States - Nevada

From TeachersFirst. A comprehensive resource on Nevada

Mr. - Nevada

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 Nevada resources.

Explore the States - Nevada

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

50 - Nevada

Facts & Trivia about Nevada - Nevada

Unique tourist attractions and landmarks in Nevada

Awesome America - Nevada

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

Nevada Map/Quiz Printout


From Learn about Nevada.

H.I.P. Pocket Change Coin Coloring sheet - Nevada

Created by the U.S.Mint, these coloring pages can be accessed through Wayback Archive.

Nevada Virtual Field Trips

More Nevada field trips ...

Thanks to for the state graphics

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