Maps and Globes
This is the perfect unit for your teaching on Maps, Globes, and Where We Live. I have packed some great resources in this unit!!!
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Pg. 2-13 Poster
In this resource, students learn basic map and globe skills written specifically for very young children. A teacher’s book featuring full color photographs to explain the skills is used to introduce the topics. Black line pages are included for students to create their own map skills book.
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This is all you will need to teach all about Maps and Globes.
This unit will cover the following topics :
Words to Know
What are Maps and Globes
Map Key or Symbols
Teach your students about the continents,maps, and globes with this fun unit!
There are anchor charts on all of the continents, oceans, and information on the difference between maps and globes.
I made three easy readers to go with the unit.
-"Maps and Globes" talks about the difference between m
This 50-page set of materials is a great supplemental pack of resources for your instruction on maps and globes. Click on the PREVIEW above to see several sample pages from the set.
This pack includes:
• 12 vocabulary posters explaining key terms:
- bird's eye view
- compass rose
Anything and everything you need to complete a unit on maps and globes. Includes anchor charts, activities, interactive notebook pieces, foldables, songs, and more!
-Compass rose activity
-Me on the map activity
-Maps and Globes song
-Creating a map activity
What IS this resource?
This resource is meant to be extremely flexible. You may use it to supplement other units or resources or as a framework to plan your own units. It is the foundation for the month or so of mapping instruction I do in my own classroom.
It is NOT a textbook and is not script
Maps and Globes: if you are studying maps and globes, or maybe you just need a review, then this poster will fit right into your lessons.
Let your students show what they've learned about their studies of maps and globes by using this 8.5 x 11 poster. This poster will look great
Are you teaching your students map skills? This product will help your students compare and contrast maps and globes. It will enable students to identify the continents and oceans of our world. They will practice using cardinal and intermediate directions. Students will create their own town usi
Map skills are so much fun for young learners. Use this interactive map skills mini-reader to help reinforce your students’ understanding of maps, globes, cardinal directions, land, water and more!
This map skills book can be used across several lessons and is perfect for whole group, small group o
In this resource, there is a nonfiction reading passage based on general concepts of Geography such as maps, globes, latitude, longitude, hemisphere, and more. It is differentiated for your high, mid, and lower level students. Multiple choice and short answer questions and a writing prompt are inclu
Map Skills: Map and Globe Venn Diagram - Compare Contrast
Students will love practicing what you've taught them about maps and globes with this game sort activity! Using a Venn Diagram, students will compare and contrast a map and a globe.
This set includes:
1 Venn diagram
3 header cards
Are you looking for a fun way to add to your geography curriculum?
This is an interactive unit that I created to teach about maps and globes.
Each activity is designed to teach a concept and have students do an activity to go with it.
-What Is A Map?
-Natural vs. Man-Made Fea
Maps and Globes - A Printable Book for Introducing or Reviewing Map Skills -
Your students will practice following written instructions as they label, color, and draw on maps and globes in this printable book.
Concepts Included in this Book:
- Compass Ros
I love interactive notebooks! Using them means I always have something meaningful for my students to complete or do. Lesson planning becomes much easier! Students have no choice but to become involved in the learning. What did we do without them all these years?
This interactive notebook covers so
A ton of printable activities and resources for your social studies units on maps, globes, and landforms! These activities can be used in many different ways!
Included in this product:
-Map & Globe mini anchor charts (color and black and white)
-Identifying maps and globes printable
-“This is a
Sung to "The Wheels on the Bus" tune, this powerpoint helps children learn about maps and globes in a kindergarten friendly way. It includes all the elements to be taught in the Georgia Performance standards.
SSKG2 The student will explain that a map is a drawing of a place and a globe is a model of
*Updated to include the Southern Ocean!*
Teach your students about map skills using this interactive foldable lap book! Give your students everything they need in one place! Includes everything you need to teach about:
Continents & Oceans
Latitude & Longitude
Parts of a Map
Maps and Globes : Geography - Compass - Interactive PowerPoint Presentation
This is a beautiful and informative 36 slide PowerPoint presentation. This is a super fun and interactive slide show.
PPT animated presentation to use it in the classroom with any type of interactive boa
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Hands on activities are the focus of this unit on Maps and Globes. There are five quality lessons, with four assessments, including performance tasks and constructed responses designed to answer the essentia
This reproducible book includes vocabulary used during a study of maps and globes. The vocabulary included in this book consists of map, globe, map key, compass rose, ocean, continent, country, state, city, and landforms/natural features.
I can also add other vocabulary words that are specific t
This bundle includes a study guide, practice test and unit test for map and globe skills.
globe, a map, a map key/legend,
directions, compass rose
Latitude, Longitude, Equator, Prime Meridian
find coordinates on a U.S. map
Please let me kn
This unit includes activities for learning about maps, continents, the United States, and community helpers/our neighborhood. It contains:
-2 crafts (Me on the Map and continents craft) with templates and photos
-2 additional map activities
-4 anchor charts for map features
Maps and Globes Unit contains over 70 pages of material specifically designed for students with special learning needs, especially autism. This unit on maps and globes addresses the characteristics of maps and globes in a simplified but rigorous way for students with diverse learn
You found the right place for a fun maps and globes resource!
This is filled with fun activities for young learners to go along with your maps and globes instruction!
Included in this pack are the following resources:
*Recommended Maps and Globes literature
*Maps and Globes KWL c
pgs 2-7: Social Studies Noun Sort (with landforms, camping items and community helpers)
pgs 8-14: Little Red Riding Hood story, map, map key
pgs 15-18: Map Puzzle to create or play
pgs 19-21: Clothespin Landform Syllables
pgs 22-28: Find the Location - Town Map Game
pgs 29-30: Map of My Heart Activi
This 60+ page maps and Globes packet can be used to help students learn and organize information about the history of maps and globes, maps symbols, latitude and longitude, tropics, hemispheres, and navigation tools. Everything you need to teach maps and globes The
A map and globe thematic unit with engaging lessons.
our home, all around our town, location of our school, me on the map, me and my place in space, my global address, cardinal directions, and the earth
Maps and globes interactive reader with cut and paste pieces
Students will read the pages of this interactive reader and cut/paste the correct symbols in the square. The cutting space is conveniently located on the right side of the page for easy cutting, with minimal interruption to the page. The
There are 50 map and globe word wall vocabulary cards included in this freebie pack. Words included:atlas, cartographer, compass rose, north, south, east, west, northeast, northwest, southeast, southwest, cardinal, intermediate, globe, northern hemisphere, southern hemisphere, eastern hemispere, we
This unit can be used with any book or books about Maps and Globes or the Continents. The book This is the way We Go to School by Edith Baer would be perfect to use for some of the activities in this unit.
Included are many whole group lessons and ideas, student writing activities and literacy acti
Maps and Globes – A Third Grade SMARTboard Introduction is a 3rd grade level SmartBoard instructional presentation.
This lesson focuses Maps and Globes. The lesson includes:
• Terminology (hemisphere, Equator, Prime Meridian, region, and grid).
• Explanation of hemispheres and, Equator, and Prime Me
This interdisciplinary resource pack was compiled after many years of teaching geography and social studies to my own students. It is always so amazing to watch my students develop an understanding of geographic principles, critical thinking, and cultural awareness during this course of study! Key
Maps and Globes - This Freebie is designed to teach and review map skills.
Students will identify continents and oceans on a world map; identify their own city, state and country and review vocabulary words.
Where I Live Activity Sheet
Continents and Oceans Review
Thank you for your interest in my Maps and Globes interactive notebook set!
This packet contains pages for your students to glue into an interactive notebook. If you do not use interactive notebooks, you can always just do single pages or make a packet.
Some pages I have doubled up on to save paper
Unit 3: My World
Engaging Social Studies Centers that cover:
•Maps and globes
•Locating our community and country on a map
•Urban and Rural
6 WEEKS OF CENTER ACTIVITIES, 4 CENTERS PER WEEK. Includes set up of centers, outcomes, unit plan, week plans, daily les
Maps and Globes – This Unit is designed to teach and review map and globe skills.
Students will identify their own city, state and country. They will also identify continents, oceans, the equator, and lines of latitude and lines of longitude. A review and full assessment are also included.
Globes and Maps is a 9 SmartBoard presentation introduces students to the basics of globes and maps. Covered in the presentation are: (continents, oceans, equator, globes, maps, hemispheres, unique continent characteristics, and how maps are created.). Also included are two SmartBoard activities (i
In this download you will find lots of great resources to use during your maps and globes unit. Please see below to find everything included in this purchase. If you have any questions before purchasing, please don't hesitate to ask! Thanks!
-8 Maps and Globes Posters with graph
Map Skills: Locate Areas on Maps and Globes Interactive Notebook BUNDLE - Equator, Seven Continents, and Five Oceans - Rivers, Lakes, and Mountain Ranges - King Virtue's Classroom
This Map Skills Interactive Notebook covers the following:
*Locating the seven continents and the five oceans on maps
Is it time to review some important vocabulary/terms about Maps and Globes with your class? If so, then this maps and globes BINGO game may fit perfectly into your class lesson plans.
I designed this "Maps and Globes"game for use with my 4th graders, but I feel sure it would work with third and fi
This is a printable where students identify the difference between maps a globes. They must label the land and water. There is a venn diagram to assess the basic similarities and differences of maps and globes.
Thanks and happy teaching!
This file includes the following:
Two blackline cut/paste globe labeling sheets
Two blackline cut/paste map labeling sheets
Two blackline sheets for students to draw a map of their bedroom and the playground
Four blackline sheets with a map drawn already, where students can add symbols and details
Maps and Globes - Geography - skills vocabulary cards
This is a set of 27 map skills vocabulary cards that you can use to boost your students vocabulary when teaching geography.
- 12 map skills vocabulary cards with the word and picture on the front and a definition on the back.
- 12 map skills vo
These task cards can be used whole group, small group, with partners, or even individually! They are user friendly, and your students will love them. I use them in my classroom as assessments as well as review material for standardized testing.
Included in your download is:
--16 task cards (includ
Inside this file, you will find materials to help you create a discovery bag on maps for your students. Included are the following materials:
A Bag Title Card and Bag Contents Card
Mapping Vocabulary Matching Cards with answer key
A “Label It’ sheet map and compass rose sheet
An Examination Bag Lab
Maps and Globes: Word Search Activity
It's a fun maps and globes word search!! If your students are like mine, they love these. I use them to introduce vocabulary, or even just give it as morning work. Use it however you would like in your classroom.
In this maps and globes themed