Great idea for traveling or road trips. Get a big map of the US, and take a picture when you visit a new state. Cut the picture out in the shape of the state, and glue to the map! I'm definitely doing this!
Scratch-Off World Map. Scratch of a place whenever you visit it, or use this as a teaching tool. Whenever you teach the students about a place, scratch it off! This could also be used to teach students the locations of different places in the world.