Are you ready for some football?! The Super Football Game is coming up, and this file is the perfect chance for your students to express their excitement for the football championship while practicing basic map and information processing skills (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standards for Social Studies).
Included in this file:
~Big Game Predictions handout – slides 3-4
~Big Game Trivia – slides 5-7
~Map Skills Activity & Key (practice with cardinal and intermediate directions, finding latitude and longitude, and using map scale to measure distances—all for NFL teams and stadiums) – slides 8-12
~Big Game Political Cartoon Analysis activity – slides 13-14
The following Social Studies skills are addressed in this football-themed review:
a. Use cardinal directions
b. Use intermediate directions
c. Use latitude and longitude to determine location
d. Use graphic scales to determine distances on a map
e. Interpret political cartoons
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