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Pirates Have Landed at Fresh Pond!
Students discover and practice the proper way to read a map and atlas. Using a map of Long Island on a paper grocery sack, they locate and label the water, beaches and lighthouses. They must also create a compass rose and place an X on the map where their house is located.
K - 4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 17 Downloads
Students do various activities to explain where the United States' desert region lies in relationship to the state in which they live, become familiar with plants and animals in the Sonoran desert, and make a story map of Roadrunner terrain.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
From the Mayflower to the Mall
Fourth graders draw a map including elements such as title, compass rose, legend, and scale. They describe how physical and human characteristics have changed since colonial times and develop a timeline based on information given in the passage.
4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads
Fourth graders explore geography of four distinct regions of California: mountains, coast, central valley, and desert. They locate California on map, identify state's boundaries and borders, and explore agriculture, a major economic feature of California.
4th Social Studies & History 13 Views 54 Downloads
United States: Physical Features Fun
In this map worksheet, students color and trace eleven listed features on a map of the United States. Students answer six additional questions about the map. A United States map is not provided. However, websites are provided to find a physical map for this activity.
5th - 6th Social Studies & History 10 Views 100 Downloads
Fifth graders investigate the routes taken by the early explorers. In this explorers lesson, 5th graders use interactive notebooks, discussion and maps to discover the routes taken. Students get into pairs and label maps, and create questions about the hemisphere.
5th Social Studies & History 7 Views 46 Downloads
Fourth graders explore geography by participating in a map activity. In this historical research lesson, 4th graders identify the route John Smith took when he reached the United States and the regions which he inhabited. Students complete a Venn Diagram comparing Virginia in 1607 and Virginia in modern time.
4th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 27 Downloads
New Review Introduction to World of Geography Test
Assess your learners on the five themes of geography and the most important key terms and concepts from an introductory geography unit. Here you'll find an assessment with 15 fill-in-the-blank and 14 multiple-choice questions, sections for labeling a globe and map projects, and two final essay questions.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 147 Views 111 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review How Do Maps Help Us Understand the World We Live In?
How many different ways can the earth be displayed? Learners view a physical and political map of the Eastern Hemisphere, and discuss how maps help us understand the world we live in.
4th - 8th Social Studies & History 5 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Angles and Turns
Junior geometers investigate the concepts of angles and turns using straws to perform a hands on activity. This is helpful for kinesthetic learners who have a hard time with mathematics. The lesson includes the dialogue to be used during direct instruction.
4th - 7th Math 13 Views 118 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Working with Latitude and Longitude
Fourth graders examine how to use maps to locate major areas of the world, and the major lines of longitude and latitude. They use coordinate to locate and label the continents. Also, they determine what type of weather they could expect at various locations in the world.
4th Social Studies & History 8 Views 58 Downloads
Topography and Landforms
Second graders write their answers to these short answer questions on landforms and topography. In this geography activity, 2nd graders answer questions about their country. Additionally, there is an activity to be used on a blank outline map, not included, students draw in landforms, include a compass rose, and a key/legend.
2nd Social Studies & History 3 Views 50 Downloads
Social Studies Lesson Plan 9
Second graders explore a map of Canada while developing graphic skills and recognizing pictorial symbols. In this social studies lesson, 2nd graders use a compass rose to locate specific locations on a map. Students also construct and read a variety of graphs, charts, diagrams, maps, and models to demonstrate knowledge about specific information.
2nd Language Arts 6 Views 2 Downloads
Pacific Atolls and Island Groups
Students construct, interpret and translate maps and geographic data. Given a worksheet, students identify an island, an atoll, a scale, and a compass rose. Students grid systems, legends, and symbols. They use the map to find answers to specific questions and vocabulary words.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download