This purchase will provide you with a 90 minute lesson which includes a teacher step-by-step outline, a coinciding powerpoint for display to the class that will take you and the students through each part of the lesson; from intro to close. All printable resources have been included as well.
The lesson begins with a warm-up where students determine the parts of a map. Then takes you through notes from an embedded screencast on how to use the compass rose addressing simplistic to "is___of" type of questions(worksheet resource included in this lesson). Then students practice theses skills with a practice worksheet. Next the lesson moves into taking thorough, simplistic notes on using a map scale followed by practice. The lesson has been aligned with the Texas TEKs