Map Skills- Reading a Map and Activities

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K - 5th, Homeschool
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✅⭐️Are you studying maps in your primary classroom? If so, then you will love this all inclusive NO PREP set! Not only does it go over cardinal directions and how to read a map, it also reviews parts of a map such as the map key, title, and compass rose. It is a perfect lesson to include in your social studies geography unit!

⭐Please know that this resource is a PDF. It is great for distance learning if you are sending home packets or are able to transfer it to Google Slides™ to use in Google Classrooms™.⭐
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▶️Task Cards! Worksheets! Maps! Answer Keys!  This set has all you need for teaching map skills!▶️

This set includes:
✔A visit the Zoo: students will answer questions about the animals and how to move about the zoo

✔A story: Emily Moves to a New City! Students will answer questions using Emily's Map. (3 worksheets with answer keys)

✔A Community Map of Sun Valley (Teacher Tip: Use for your Community Helpers Lesson as well). Students will answer questions about the Community Map. Color and blk/white version included

✔ 12 Task Cards: follow the Map of Sun Valley (includes an answer sheet for students and 2 versions for you to decide from)

✔6 Whole group task cards for class discussion about the Map (Use for lower grades as an introduction to the Map)

✔12 Task Cards for lower grade students with minimal difficulty level or use for Re teach for upper grades

✔Draw and Tell: students write about a time that they were with a family member or adult and they got lost driving. (Hilarious stories, I promise!)

✔Draw and Tell Road trip: students tell about a time they took a road trip and draw a picture

✔All worksheets and Task Cards have the answer key. Quick and easy for you to grade!

You can:

✔Use at centers or stations, laminate or print on card stock for durability.

✔Project Sun Valley Map and have students work whole group or use as a Technology station.

✔Work with a partner for a warm up using the Zoo worksheet

✔Simply project Sun Valley and create your own whole group questions if you like.

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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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