Map Skills, Latitude and Longitude, Grid Maps, Writing your address, Directions, and more - all of these concepts are covered in this mini-unit.
Have a great time with your class learning about the compass rose, writing their address, latitude and longitude, grid maps, and map making while being a pirate. Buy some gold coins (or the foil wrapped chocolates) and ask LJS to donate some pirate hats for your activities.
Here is what is included in the Pirate Maps pack:
Worksheets to introduce each concept. 14 sheets
*Address writing, grid maps, latitude and longitude, Prime Meridian and Equator
Write your address mini book
Compass Rose - color, cut and paste
Pirate Treasure Map - color, cut and paste using treasure map directions
X Marks the Spot - 9 task cards, recording sheet and answer key
Find Me Treasure Matey! -12 task cards, recording sheet and answer key
Task Cards - latitude/longitude, equator/prime meridian, and blank cards to make your own
Teacher directions on how to make a giant grid using painters tape
Final Test (4 pages)
Answer Keys for the centers, worksheets, and final test.
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