Another me on the map flip book idea

Students create a flip book to go along with the story Me on a Map by Joan Sweeney. Use this as a tool to help students understand the size order of cities, states, and countries.

My 1st grade class that I was with last semester did this exact project. It allows them to grasp the bigger picture and what all they are apart of, like our entire planet. -MDB

Lucky to Be in First!: It's a Small World!

Me on a Map Project

Map Skills

THE WORLD - A GLOBE CRAFTIVITY FOR SOCIAL STUDIES - a fun way to study the continents and major water bodies $

Do this as a center with cut and paste cubes (tuck the top in) - side one - illustration, side two - city/state/country, etc... - side 3 - Chicago, IL, USA... Do Chicago, IL, USA, NA, Northern Hemisphere, Earth

Video -A reading of Me on the Map

Great for our earth our resources lessons. Water and landform anchor chart for science and social studies. Love it!

map activities

Three branches of government project, good idea!

me on the map

The Inspired Classroom: Plant Parts And Their Jobs; A Science Foldable

5th grade science units

landforms foldable

1st grade geography lesson to teach the continents and oceans in September for the Passport Club. www.passportclubonline.com

Story elrments

I LOVE THIS WEBSITE. So many fun computer activities for social studies/science

My World Project- Kid World Citizen

A great way to engage your students in learning. This free app can enhance any classroom lesson, including ELA, Social Studies and Science projects. Click to find out more, including teacher-developed lesson plans.