Topographic Maps Practice Interactive Activity

Grade Levels
6th - 8th
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  • PDF (17 pages)
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Need an engaging way to practice reading topographic maps? This high-energy activity allows students to work in teams to "crack the code" using their map-reading skills. The activity includes various examples of topographic maps and different question types that push students to work and think on a higher level. This is a quick, easy review of topographic maps from TEKS 8.9C, that gives students ownership of the content necessary to be successful on Grade 8 Science STAAR.

What’s Included in This Product

  • 8 different topographic map placards with questions
  • Student answer page
  • Keys for "cracking the code"
  • Teacher answer key

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Science Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

8.9C - TSIET interpret topographic maps and satellite views to identify land and erosional features and predict how these features may be reshaped by weathering.

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17 pages
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