Geography Skills Teacher Resources
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Mapmaker, Mapmaker, Make Me a Map
Second and third graders practice with basic map skills. They create their own map including a legend and a compass rose. This fabulous plan has many excellent websites linked which allow learners to explore maps of all kinds; including...
2nd - 3rd Social Studies & History
Understanding Ethnocentrism by Analyzing Map Projections
Students develop their geography skills as they analyze map projections. In this ethnocentrism lesson, students participate in a classroom activity that requires them to draw maps and then analyze the projections they created for...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
Baseball Challenge - Basic Geography Skills
A fabulous presentation/activity based on geography. The author has designed a "baseball game" where batters advance to the next base if they correctly answer a multiple choice question about geography. Geographic terms are used, along...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
Latin America: Physical Geography
In this geography skills instructional activity, students examine maps of Latin America and then respond to 28 fill in the blank and short answer questions based on the maps and their knowledge of physical geography of the region.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History
Geography Skills and Your Town
Primaries are introduced to geography and how it is useful. They view photos of different places in the US, comparing them to their own region, explore maps and landscapes, and more. As a culminating activity, have small groups plan a...
K - 2nd Social Studies & History
Geography Skills, Guided Reading
In this geography skills worksheet, students complete 2 graphic organizers. Students are first asked to compare geographic terms, then organize problems and solutions of theme maps. Students then complete 2 questions related to a map in...
5th - 8th Social Studies & History