Map Reading Vocabulary Game! This is a fun board game that you can use with your students to teach map reading vocabulary. As students move around the board they choose a map reading vocabulary word card and then spin the spinner to see whether they will act it out, draw it, use it in a sentence, or give the definition. The board game, pieces and cards are quick and easy to set up so students can start playing right away.
This game goes great with Map Skills Vocabulary Cards and Word Wall
and Map Skills for Interactive Notebooks
This printable map reading vocabulary board game includes:
• A printable, colorful “Map Reading Vocabulary Game” board (that works just as well printed in gray scale).
• A set of map reading related game pieces that students can cut out and fold with the option to draw their own pictures to give them a sense of choice and ownership in the game.
• A set of Map Reading Vocabulary Game rules for students to read and follow.
• A page of teacher notes/tips to help the game run smoother.
• An answer key with sample sentences, definitions, and pictures for each map skills vocabulary word to help the other players on the team decide whether the player is correct or not during their turn.
• A set of map reading vocabulary game cards to cut out to place on the game board with an optional back side that can be printed onto the backs of the cards to make it more difficult to see the word through the card.
The 24 map reading vocabulary words included in this game are:
• cardinal directions
• intermediate directions
• Tropic of Cancer
• Tropic of Capricorn
• Prime Meridian
• political map
• physical map
• relief map
• elevation map
• road map
• historical map
• climate map
• economic map
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