★ This chart allows students to compare different types of maps.
★ Use in an interactive notebook. Final print size may have to be adjusted depending on the size of interactive notebooks being used by the learners.
★ Encourage students to use colored pens, colored pencils, colored markers, and highlighters to customize and personalize their charts. This increases engagement and retention!
★ Use as part of your assessment cycle of pretesting, checking for understanding, or posttesting.
★ Consider enlarging at a local printing company or education agency to use as an anchor chart or large group teaching tool.
★ Enlarge on an Elmo, overhead projector, or interactive whiteboard for whole group instruction.
★ Use as part of social studies or science centers.
★ Use as part of carousel reports.
★ Assign specific students or specific groups particular columns, boxes, or rows and then share those with other students or groups.
★ Cut apart the document on the lines and use as a game board. Photographs can be made of these for record keeping and sharing purposes. This can also be sent home as a review, communication, and sharing tool.
★ Print on cardstock and laminate. This allows the document to be used repeatedly by writing on it with dry erase or wet erase markers. Photographs or photocopies can be made of these for record keeping and sharing purposes.