This Me on the Map flip book is the perfect easy-prep project to accompany the book Me on the Map by Joan Sweeney or any beginner map study. Students will identify the planet, continent, country, state, and city or town they live in and begin to understand the relative sizes of each.
To use, copy a
Mapping and Geography! Continent Twister is a fun way to encourage students to delve into geography and map skills. A twist on STEM / STEAM fun!
Do you want a fun way to challenge your students to think creatively using a real world problem?
★Graphing and Measurement to make and read maps
I typed the following sheets to share with my grade level :) This is the first chapter in our social studies book, and we thought it would be a fun interactive way to start if off!
Please see preview for a detailed description of what is included. Everything is ready for you to print! Students c
Your students will love drawing and writing about their own special place on the map. I have used this resource with my first grade students after reading the story, Me On the Map, by Joan Sweeney. Just print and staple the pages into a student book and you are ready to go! It usually takes severa
Making a Map Cartography Student Project Assignment
I used this activity in all of my Social Studies classes, grades 6-11, at the beginning of the year to refresh basic mapping skills.
This rubric requires students to get involved in their path to school and to create a 3-D map of the trip. Stu
This is an all in one Geography Project. Can be used as a stand alone mini-map unit, performance assessment, or on-going project during a geography unit!
*Note: Poster board and other art supplies will need to be provided to create the map.
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This quick FREEBIE activity will provide a good warm-up activity for the beginning of a unit on map skills, an additional practice for quick finishers, and more.
Students will create a mental map of their school, their neighborhood, or their home.
A mental map is a map you create in your mind of
Christmas Around the World is a unit that is perfect for December. This Holidays Around the World Unit will make your job not only easier, but also more enjoyable. If you are searching for quality December activities that require little to no prep and are engaging, fun and educational then you'll wa
Teachers are provided with 16 in-depth lessons to help their students explore and understand physical patterns in a changing world. Topics covered are landforms, water systems, vegetation regions, climate regions, and challenges presented by the physical environment. This resource contains individua
5 Themes of Geography! Explore Five Themes of Geography! Location, Place, More! Google 1:1 Compatible!
This geography resource is included in the 11-resource, All Things Geography Bundle, located here!
In this highly-engaging Five Themes of Geography lesson, students analyze the five themes o
LATITUDE & LONGITUDE - Three sets of task cards to help students practice finding locations with a set of latitude and longitude coordinates. Using gnomes as a theme (thinking of gnomes who have traveled the world and sent home notes) each task card is written like a postcard.
Set 1 - stude
Here are 2 Map Skills performance tasks that I created and used with my first grade students this year when we completed our unit. We actually did a practice run creating a map of our classroom early in the unit so they had experience doing something very similar to this.
Updated 7/2016 with new B
This product is a word wall to help teach important social studies vocabulary words to upper elementary or middle school students.
The specific regions included are Europe, Australia, Latin America and the Caribbean, and Canada. However, the domains include geography, government, economy, and histo
Have a great time learning and practicing map skills with directions, continents, oceans, and hemispheres, and tie it all together with a game, practice with 3 match-up centers, review with a crossword puzzle, and complete it with a test.
Here is what is included:
Activity Sheets (not your typic
One of our best sellers is now available in a bundle of 20 geography activities! Save big by buying them all at a discount.
These versatile geography lessons are completely student driven, fun and interactive. These physical geography activities and maps can be done with any textbook map or atlas t
Do you struggle to make Francophone countries culture come alive? Want to bring your students on virtual field trips to all the major French speaking countries without ever leaving your classroom? Want to convince even your most reluctant learners to speak French so they can visit all these beauti
No Prep! Just print and go!
This 35 page packet contains activities to help introduce the Spanish Speaking Countries and Capitals as well as several versions of quizzes for assessment.
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Start back to school with this Geography Introduction Complete Unit to help your students build the foundation in Social Studies skills they will need for a Geography, History, or other Social Studies Course.
The 110+ page unit covers the Five Themes of Geography, Map Types and Purposes, and Usin
Map Skills activity. Learning about Map Skills is FUN! Get ready to have your students hone in on those map skills as they complete this All About Maps Flip-Flap Book®!
Included in this unit is:
* 1 M-A-P-S Flip Flap Book® - The students will have the opportunity to demonstrate what they have lea
Geography and Map Unit! Different Maps for Different Things 5-Part Geography Set
In this Different Maps for Different Things Full Unit, you receive 5 mini-units to teach geography, map skills, map understanding, and map awareness! This 5-part unit saves you considerably over purchasing each mini
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This interactive notebook was created to comply with the TEKS (Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills) for 6th grade social studies
Follow Stickman on a fun and engaging unit to introduce the Five Themes of Geography that is ideal for intermediate and middle school classes. Everything needed for an entire week's unit are included, as well as a short teacher reference guide that quickly and easily explains each of the activities
Contained in this pack is EVERYTHING you need to teach Foundation Year Geography to meet the Australian Curriculum Standards (ACARA).
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In this pack you will find over 70 pages of activities, photographic slide
This differentiated interactive notebook with folding & flipbook activities as well as answer keys will teach your students all the essential mapping & geographical content. It will guide your lessons using a hands-on and engaging approach.
Map skills notebook pages include:
Created for student in 2nd-4th grade, Barefoot Island is a fun, engaging project to help reinforce mapping skills. Students create their own legend using 10-15 symbols that are typically found on maps (i.e. Grocery Store, Gas Station, School). They then add those symbols to their map of Barefoot Isl
Create a Country is a fun and creative way to review geography and map skills at the end of the year. Plus students will love creating their own country with this hands-on activity pack! ***NEWLY UPDATED AND IMPROVED AS OF OCTOBER 2017***
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Learning about geography and landforms has never been so much fun! This unit is perfect for the back to school season to review or introduce geography skills!
***Newly Updated---This pack now includes 12 major landforms with reading passages, photo posters, and graphic organizers. Plus all new act
By using these Geography Skills Activities, your students will learn the basic tools of geography and map skills including cardinal directions, map grids, measuring map scales, the parts of a map, and more!
Included in this resource:
Informational Text and Interactive Student Activities:
1. Key Te
Geography of Europe Complete Unit
Teaching the Geography of Europe in a World Geography or other Social Studies course?
Need a complete resource on European Geography with ready to go unit plans and daily student activities?
This is a complete 5-10 day unit for the study of Europe in a Geography
Learning and practicing Map Skills has never been so much fun! This resource has several engaging map activities that will have students hunting for answers. It works well for centers and to review map skills for a beginning of the year activity.
A complete unit with activities for students to pra
Perfect for Kindergarten to Grade 2. Even better for Alberta Grade 2 Social Studies. This resource includes the communities of Meteghan, Iqaluit and Saskatoon as a point of context within learning about mapping skills. This pack is great as an introduction of the bigger picture of where we live and
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
Interactive Notebook North America & United States Geography Unit
This is a complete interactive notebook unit with assessments for North American Geography, including the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean. There are 95 pages, including activities, vocabulary, and photos of the c
This social studies unit focuses helps students learn map skills, including North American landforms, grid maps, classroom and school maps, and urban, rural and suburban environments.
This product is also included in a Social Studies Bundle for a savings of over 25%.
The unit includes:
Maps of the World - MEGA-BUNDLE
MEGA VALUE: Comprehensive collection of clip art maps and countries of the world - 380 images!.
Hundreds of graphics spanning numerous countries and regions of the world. See below for the list of countries included.
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This great lesson plan collection includes 40 mapping activities and Geography projects. This lesson plan collection has everything you need to teach Geography in your Social Studies classroom.
Nine of the mapping activities have a history focus. The other mapping activities allow students to learn
Updated for 2017-2018 school year, now on Google Drive!
This great lesson plan collection includes over 800 lesson plans which includes webquests, worksheets, mapping activities, and power points covering World History, American History, Government, and Geography topics from Ancient Mesopotamia to O
This is the create-a-country project which requires students -- upper elementary, middle, or high school -- to demonstrate fundamental geography skills.
I mention it is a scalable assignment. Simply, there are different versions of this two-part assignment here: an upper elementary school assignm
Different Maps for Different Things: An Introductory Mini-Unit on Map Reading!
This geography and map mini-unit is bundled in two larger units below:
Different Maps for Different Things: A 5-Part Geography Unit! Teach Map Skills!The 11-Resource All Things Geography Bundle!
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This file is a resource pack about the major physical features in Europe: the Danube River, Rhine River, English Channel, Mediterranean Sea, European Plain, the Alps, Pyrenees, Ural Mountains, and the Iberian Peninsula (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence – SS6G7a,b). This lesson inclu
Everything you need for an engaging introduction unit about the Continents and Oceans. It is designed around a 5E model to help make lesson planning easy and includes a list of vocabulary words covered throughout the unit.
Includes: 4 PowerPoint presentations, 12 Student Handouts, a Teacher Quick R
Learning about the country of South Korea with your students is easy thanks to this differentiated learning nonfiction printable booklet set! You can now travel to the land of South Korea via the comfort of your own classroom in a fun and educational way. This is one of my best-selling Country Study
This file is a resource pack about the major physical features in Africa: the Sahara, Sahel, savanna, tropical rain forest, Congo River, Niger River, Nile River, Lake Victoria, Great Rift Valley, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Atlas Mountains, and Kalahari Desert (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence
This is a fun way to review the features of a map! Enjoy!
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Social Studies Interactive Notebook
Ancient Egypt Interactive Notebook Activities
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Have fun exploring the land of Mexico with your little learners. The product is ideal to use for a unit on Mexico as this differentiated product allows you to teach your students about the geography, culture, and traditions of Mexico in a fun and simplistic way.
This fun fact country study projec
This file is a resource pack about the major physical features in Latin America: Amazon River, Amazon Rainforest, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Panama Canal, Andes Mountains, Sierra Madre Mountains, and Atacama Desert (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence
A BEST SELLER! A fun back to school or end of the year project to introduce or review geography and map skills all at the same time! Your students will love creating their own country. ***NEWLY UPDATED AND IMPROVED AS OF OCTOBER 2017***
Create A Country Project: Newly updated and revised with my co
Activity Sheets for the Middle School students. Great fun solving problems using Google Maps(and Google Earth). Simple instructions but challenging activities.
I have found that the students in my class need very little instruction to complete the tasks, so long as they understand the Google Maps t
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
Buy lessons to enhance your year teaching Geography and save! Purchase the bundle of Geography activities for huge savings! In this bundle, you will receive all of my Geography lessons – from a Issues in Africa to Why Study Geography?. Each of these lessons involve an Interactive Student Notebook c