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Explore maps... PIRATE STYLE!
This 69 page supplemental resource packs in a lot of foundational, BASIC map skills in fun, interactive, developmentally friendly ways! Use a hula hoop, Silly Bands, and rumpled up paper bags to navigate through your mapping unit!
In third grade in South Carolina, students learn about five important explorers for South Carolina history: Jean Ribault, Henry Woodward, William Hilton, Hernando de Soto and Juan Pardo. This is an activity sheet that has a map with the five routes of these explorers once they arrived in South Caro
This product is a mapping activity on the Age of Exploration. Students will label and color different aspects such as; continents, countries, bodies of water, draw voyage routes, draw the triangular trade and shade areas that European countries colonized. Please check out the preview for exactly wha
This PowerPoint takes 21 early explorers, one at a time, tracking their respective journeys of discovery. I have students follow along with their blank world maps and label and trace the paths of each explorer. There are 7 from Portugal, 7 from Spain, 7 from England. Can be downloaded as separate
After learning about James Monroe's purchase of the Louisiana Territory for president Thomas Jefferson in 1803, and then about Lewis and Clark's exploration of the territory, my students and I created these fun map crafts to tie everything together.
U.S. Map Template with Louisi
***Updated HyperlinkThis download includes the Spanish section of the lesson described belowThis PowerPoint takes 21 early explorers, one at a time, tracking their respective journeys of discovery. I have students follow along with their blank world maps and label and trace the paths of each explor
Google Classroom Mexico Geography Lesson, Exploration & Map Activity with Quiz!Start the Aztec and Maya unit with a fun, student-centered, inquiry-based Google Geography Exploration and Scavenger Hunt! This comprehensive Google Aztec and Maya-Mexico Geography lesson has been both student and tea
This download includes the Portuguese section of the lesson described belowThis PowerPoint takes 21 early explorers, one at a time, tracking their respective journeys of discovery. I have students follow along with their blank world maps and label and trace the paths of each explorer. There are 7
This engaging, interactive explorer activity will have your students excited to learn about early world explorers. This explorer wheel is the perfect introduction to some of the important European explorers. Students will also identify what motivated European countries to send explorers. Use my exam
This project guides the students through the world of exploration. Students will create a representation of the united states, label notable physical locations, map out the routes taken by explorers, and demonstrate the flow of goods in the columbian exchange. Includes Rubric.
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Let students explore different types of maps while observing the common features they all share! This lesson starts with a Powerpoint presentation describing common features of maps. Then students can rotate through five maps with an observation sheet and questions relevant to each individual map. R
This download includes the English section of the lesson described belowThis PowerPoint takes 21 early explorers, one at a time, tracking their respective journeys of discovery. I have students follow along with their blank world maps and label and trace the paths of each explorer. There are 7 fro
This is used in a grade 6 unit on European explorers and their routes. It covers Columbus, Cabot, Magellan, Cartier and de Gama.
The colour coded map helps the students to visualize the route of the explorers. The accompanying information sheet explains the context of their voyages.
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Este producto incluye vocabulario esencial y básico para que los alumnos puedan empezar a estudiar mapas. El vocabulario viene adornado y preparado para colocarse en la pared de palabras. El producto también incluye actividades para practicar el uso de la rosa de los vientos, el sistema de cuadrícul
Exploring Maps Activity Packet is a great compliment to your Me On the Map unit. My students love working on these activities. When student groups are engaged in the activities, I take a step back, watch, listen, and work one to one with students. It is great to have the students engaged in “teac
This is a 7 slide TEI Smartboard. It has a Greece, Rome and Mali picture sort slide, 4 explorers maps slides, and two map skill slides, one being a grid map. My kids adore Social Studies, and beg to do more practice, they enjoyed this one a lot! The Greece, Rome, and Mali sort in the document is the
This is a map activity I used during the Age of Exploration Unit I covered while teaching Western Civ. This assignment asks students to label South and Central America which is something they have probably not been asked to do previously. The activity also asks the students to clearly label where th
In this worksheet, a blank map of the "Old World" and "New World" is provided. Students are given geographic descriptions about 7 major expeditions from Dutch, English, and French explorers that happened between the late 1400s through the early 1600s. Students must read each description and draw a l
Eight explorers and eight maps are included. Students are supposed to outline each explorer's voyage on the appropriate map. The different maps help to keep students from confusing routes, and it looks more organized. Explorers: Henry the Navigator, Hernando Cortez, Christopher Columbus, Francisco P
A collection of Maps showing various explorers of the New World, and their routes of exploration, that can be used for a variety of purposes. Featuring exploration routes of Christopher Columbus (4 routes), Francisco Vasquez De Coronado, Giovanni Da Verrazzano, Henry Hudson (2 routes), Hernando De S
OverviewStudents will understand how distortion affects maps by watching two videos, then cutting out four map projections and trying to fold them into a globe. The map projections with the least distortion will have the smallest gaps when folded into a sphere, while map projections with a lot of di