I already showed off Twizzler's Community Helpers lapbook that he created for the Social Studies fair. Here is the Geography lapbook that my 1st grader, Skittles, put together.
I used cards from The Head of the Class.
I got the Compass Rose from Enchanted Learning.I got the map on the back from here.
I got the map of the U.S. from d-maps.
We read about the history of our States from the following books.
What Your First Grader Needs to Know by E.D. Hirsch
Let It Begin HERE! by Don Brown
Buttons For General Washington by Peter and Connie Roop
Lewis and Clark Explorers of the American West by Steven Kroll
A True Book Life in the West by Teresa Domnauer