Teaching Map Skills & Landforms
Simply 2nd Resources: Gotta Love Landforms
Nippur Map 1400 BCE The oldest known map ever found.
Collectible Antique Maps
Free - Le Paper Globe is the template of a do-it-yourself terrestrial globe. Not only will it look neat in your living room, it is also a very good learning tool for Geography and Geometry.
Le Paper Globe – a DIY paper terrestrial globe
Topographic Map Activity
Are all hills at risk of landslide? In the "Landslides: What Causes a Hill to Become Creep-y?" environmental engineeering #science project, students set up a model hill and investigate how the slope angle at which a landslide occurs varies with different hill mass and slope surfaces. [Source: Science Buddies, http://www.sciencebuddies.org/science-fair-projects/project_ideas/EnvEng_p035.shtml?from=Pinterest] #STEM #scienceproject #geology
Geology science project Experimental setup for modeling landslides
Landslides: What Causes Rocks to Slide Down a Slope?
Map Activity – World’s Continents & Oceans - In this activity, students must locate and identify the world’s continents and oceans. When students are finished with this, they may spend time coloring the various continents and oceans if so desired. Included in this package is a ready-to-copy blackline master world map along with a separate answer key. This activity could also easily be used as a test or a quiz. Preview file is available for download. $
World Map - World's Continents & Oceans Mapping Activity
Map Skills Review Jeopardy
The Create-a-Country Geography Skills Project requires students -- upper elementary, middle, or high school -- to demonstrate fundamental geography skills. in a fun, engaging way.
Create-a-Country Geography Skills Project - SCALABLE
Modify this great zig-zag idea! Use geologic features like mtns, valleys, glaciers, etc. instead of houses!
Longitude and latitude lines, as well as the equator and prime meridian are explained in this clip from "Dig Into History with California Jones: California Regions."