Maps and Globes
: if you are studying maps and globes, or maybe you just need a review, then this poster will fit right into your lessons.
Let your students show what they've learned about their studies of maps and globes by using this 8.5 x 11 poster. This poster will look great hanging outside your classroom, and parents will enjoy reading them when they are sent home.
I have marked this poster for grades 3-5, but please read the topics below to help you decide if it will work for you.
Grab your media specialist, check books out from the library to have in class, use your social studies book, watch videos, go to the computer lab, etc. Use whatever resources you would like to have students fill in the information.
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This maps and globes activity has plenty of places for students to add their own creative touches with color.
The sections for the students to fill out are:
*Place for their name
*Why do we need maps and globes?
*Label the cardinal and intermediate directions
*Identify the compass rose by naming it
* define 'symbol'
*tell what the given symbol could represent
*tell where symbols are found
*Name the oceans using the letters on the world map
*Name the continents using the #s on the world map
*draw a line to show the prime meridian and the equator
*define lines of longitude & Latitude
*Tell the purpose of a map scale
*Illustrate an example of a map scale
*Tell the difference in the maps by defining them: political map, physical map, resource map
Use as a center activity, homework project, partner activity, before standardized testing, part of a unit test review, etc. Also, it's perfect for a sub. project if you have already studied these topics. Use it in your classroom however you would like.
For other creative lesson ideas, click on 'elementary lesson plans' by my picture above.
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