Read a Map
In this word problem activity, 5th graders use a coordinate grid as a map to answer 6 problems. They work with ordered pairs, locate quadrants, and apply the information to find items in the zoo.
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Exploring the Hudson in 1609
While this lesson focuses on a study of the Hudson River, it could be used as a template for a discussion of map skills, converting measurements, and plotting a route. The lesson includes vocabulary and other resources to make it a...
4th - 6th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Calculate Distance on a Map Using a Scale
We all know how to read a map, but do we? This video instructs your learners the correct way to understand the scale on the bottom of the map. Find out how far the school is when the map shows it is five inches away. The video emphasizes...
6 mins 5th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed