Students will learn in-depth how to read and create maps with our engaging resource designed for students in grades three to five. Students will expand their knowledge of the elements on a map by exploring the lines of latitude, longitude and time zones. Then, students will learn about geographical and cultural features by exploring topographic and choropleth maps. Finally, students will learn the states and provinces found in North America as well as the different countries that make up the world. Comprised of reading passages, map activities, crossword, word search, comprehension quiz, and test prep, our resource incorporates curriculum-based lessons with Google Earthac so students can further understand map reading with the help of visual and interactive technology. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.It builds upon previously learned mapping skills such as elements of maps, how to draw and label maps, and the purposes ... of the reading passage through creative and evaluative short-answer questions, research, and extension activities.
|Title||:||Mapping Skills with Google Earth Gr. 3-5|
|Publisher||:||Classroom Complete Press - 2011-01-25|