What Are The Characteristics of Your Neighborhood?

Students make a mental map of their neighborhood. Using a software program, they make an aerial and digital map of their school and locate their school on given maps. In groups, they calculate the distances to various locations and design their own map including a compass rose and title.

6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 12 Downloads
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Inquiry-Based Learning

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