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From Maps to Models

Students explore watersheds through the use of a topographic map. They observe topographical maps and discuss their characteristics. In groups, students create a model clay island and make a topographical map of it. Afterward, groups switch topographical maps and recreate an island using the map given.

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Resource Details

6th - 12th
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
3 days
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning