This United States latitude and longitude worksheet is an enjoyable way for your students to practice their latitude and longitude skills compared to just plotting a random set of coordinates on a grid. You won't be let down with this product! Who says students can't have fun while they're learning?!
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United States Latitude and Longitude Puzzles - Google Drive Version!
This puzzle is a set of 85 coordinates that will eventually form the shape of the United States of America. This is a great challenge for students who already know latitude and longitude because it forces them to approximate in between the lines. For younger students who are just learning latitude and longitude this might be a bit too challenging, but one they can work their way up to!
Table of Contents:
Page 1: Cover Page
Page 2: List of Coordinates to Plot
Page 3: Grid
Page 4: Answer Key
I have used this formative assessment with students for years and have found that when they know that the coordinates will eventually make a shape it helps them to see if they are using the right directions. Students will plot the coordinates one at a time, label them in numerical order, and finally connect the dots to hopefully see the outline of the USA. It has worked great for my students so I hope yours find the same success.
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