Start a 10-Day Free Trial to Unlock the Full Review

Why Lesson Planet?

Find quality lesson planning resources, fast!
Share & remix collections to collaborate.
Organize your curriculum with collections. Easy!
Have time to be more creative & energetic with your students!

Mapping Mistakes

Students examine early European maps and explore geographic errors. They also view maps of the geography of North America. Students discuss the obstacles faced by early explorers in mapping unexplored territory. They consider what the maps tell us about mapmakers

10 Views 24 Downloads
Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Discussion
Included Materials
  • Project

Be the first to comment


Join Lesson Planet Community, our free teacher discussion forum, to share ideas about this resource, and more.

Join the Conversation

What Members Say


April W.
Lesson Planet has been great. It has showed me how to create different science lessons for the young students in my class.
April W., Home schooler
Boston, MA