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Social Studies - longitude and latitude
Map Skills Tool
popsicle stick longitude, latitude
This activity supplements a unit on communities. After learning about different communities and where you are on the map, the students create their...
geography/Earth Day idea -- Me, My Street, My Town, My State, My Country, Continent, My Planet
My Little Book of Map Skills
Great for mapping skills.
Great ideas for using maps for reading and writing skills. This is a great idea for combining subjects, especially when you are just starting out teaching geography.
Teaching Map Skills
map skills worksheet
Making map and buildings - use houses and signs from other posts. This would be a good project for peer tutoring activity - would have to span several sessions and could use it for teaching between growth spurts.
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Making Maps -The Board of Longitude sent astronomers on voyages of exploration to test methods of navigation and help make better maps.