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Mapping Worksheet #1
Get out the compass and a pencil its time to use a coordinate grid to practice mapping skills. Young cartographers use the prompts and provided grid to plot locations, draw parallel lines, and determine distances between points.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 37 Views 114 Downloads
Geography and Culture of China
Take out a map, a paper, a ruler, and those coveted colored pencils for a instructional activity on Chinese culture and geography. This is a multifaceted approach to basic geography skills that incorporate story telling, class discussion, primary source analysis, map skills, and poetry to convey concepts of culture and geography pertaining to Chinese history.
7th Social Studies & History 22 Views 48 Downloads
World Geography - Climate Notes
A challenging activity helps young geographers explore the temperatures around the world! They study how the Earth's land temperatures are affected by their proximity to an ocean, as well their latitude and their altitude. A very interesting resource!
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 40 Downloads
Topographic Maps Worksheet
In this topographic map worksheet, students label the latitude and longitudinal coordinates for sixteen cities. Students analyze a contour map by answering twenty-three short answer questions. They make a profile map of a cross section of a contour map.
8th - 9th Science 3 Views 103 Downloads
Seasons and Day Time
Learners label a diagram of the Earth rotating about the sun and indicate the direction of the rotation and the seasons at each location. They indicate the seasons, the poles, the hours of daylight at each pole, the direction of rotation of the Earth and they draw pictures to indicate specific locations of the sun at noon.
8th - 10th Science 17 Views 202 Downloads
The Sun's Path
Starting with questions about the tilt of the Earth and apparent motion of the sun, this worksheet gives instructions on how to figure the paths of the Sun on certain dates. Diagrams are supplied which learners should use to sketch and help their calculations.
8th - 11th Science 10 Views 66 Downloads
Our Solar System and Seasons
Sixth graders investigate the relative diameters of planets and distances between them and the cause for seasons on Earth using the 5-E Learning Model. They appreciate the size and distances involved with objects in the real universe. Students explore why Earth experiences seasons, and discover the climatic differences between the poles, middle latitudes and the equator.
6th Science 19 Views 63 Downloads
And a Star to Steer Her By: A Field Trip Guide for the Planetarium Show
In this field trip study guide for the planetarium show lesson, students construct a model of the Earth and describe the relative positions of the continents using latitude and longitude. Students construct a star chart to find constellations and Polaris in the second lesson.
3rd - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 29 Downloads
In this plotting earthquake data worksheet, middle schoolers use a large world map and given web sites showing the latitude and longitude for the epicenter of recent earthquakes around the world. Students plot 2 weeks of earthquake data indicating the epicenter of each earthquake.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 36 Downloads