“My Place in the World” Project

Me on the map | Where in the World are We? | #daisy #scout

Education to the Core: Me on the Map Activity! Help kids understand the area around them!

This is an easy kids geography project that helps teach how we- and our community- fit into the wider world. Gather your art supplies and let’s get started.

For our kiddos to see just where they fit into the world! FREE

Continents in a box. I love the idea that children can explore the continent (looking through pictures of places, animals, people, etc).

Silhouette Self Portrait - 4th grade art project. There are lot's more examples of projects and you can download the teachers PowerPoints! Cool idea for first week of school.

This is a great idea to teach the kids where there are in the world. It helps them visualize it so much better

Teacher Trap: Understanding Characters

Place value cups for teaching place value. Genius!

Location nesting boxes - helping kids understand the concepts of world, country state, city, neihborhood, and home. Could work for relating space/universe concepts.

Fun project!

Use pumpkins to teach geography...how cool!

Great idea!

Love this. Especially since kids have no idea what the difference between a state, country and continent. Sad.

The kids will roll the shape cube and color in the corresponding shape. Use dice with shape bingo from Crayola.com

How Full is Your Bucket? for kids Great story to help build a supportive classroom environment.

this is a fun book to help students learn to lighten up and laugh at themselves!

Cha Cha slide with graphics for kids. Great Brain Break! Fun stuff less than 4 minutes and kid friendly

Parent-Friendly PRINTABLE Common Core Standards. This is what your children will be tested on starting in the 2014-2015 school year in 45 participating states (so far). For grades kindergarten - 5th grade.

Kids Science Experiments!