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The Midwest of America: Location and Physical Features Video

Video title: Location and Physical Features

Watch this U.S. Geography video entitled The Location and Physical Features of The Midwest and study the locations and physical features of the Mid Western States and  principal cities. 

Use this K12 American geography video to study and identify the principle geographical features and natural resources of the Midwest, the largest region in the U.S. comprising twelve states, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

 

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The Midwest of America: Location and Physical Features Video. Learning Objectives for this video:

  • Geography of The Midwest. Learn about the Location and Physical Features of America-s Midwestern States. Discover how westward expansion and the Industrial Revolution helped to develop America's Mid-West region and examine the economic importance of the major natural resources of the Midwest States.
  • Identify the names and locations of the principal cities and geographical features of the Midwest, a region comprising Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
  • Learn why the Midwest is called 'the heartland' and understand this region's significant economic role as an industrial and shipping center.
  • Discover some of the ways that geography, transportation routes, and the availability of natural resources have determined usage of the land and patterns of city settlement in the Midwest.
  • Discover the many benefits of using online video for visual learning. Educational video for teaching the K-12 curriculum provides online learning for children and students of all ages and abilities. Using subtitled video - or video with closed captions - enables children to choose between watching, listening to, or reading each presentation whichever best suites their individual learning style. A wonderful option particularly for dyslexia and special needs education.

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