This is a hands-on Social Studies unit that integrates, reading, writing, and geography.
1st grade Common Core Standards
1. Books about maps
2. Vocabulary cards
3. Map poem
4. Map- land vs water
5. Identifying continents
6. Identify directions
7. Use directions on a map
8. Sort different geographic features( forest, desert, lake, and prairie)
9. Writing about your favorite place to go.
10. Informational writing about maps
11. Compass rose brace map
12. Map Bubble map
13. Digraph pirate sort
I hope you and your students enjoy this unit!