Introduction to the World Globe
Students examine a globe and the world map to see what constitutes the differences. In this world map introductory lesson plan, students discuss what they see when they view the globe. Students then, look at a world map and compare the...
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History
Migration Routes to 8000 B.C.
In this migration routes worksheet, learners use a map reference on textbook pages to locate bodies of water, fossil site and continents. Students label on an outline map, create a legend and answer a set of related questions. Materials...
4th - 6th Social Studies & History
Where Did Foods Originate? (Foods of the New World and Old World)
What do papayas, peanuts, pineapples, and potatoes have in common? Why, they are foods explorers brought back to the Old World. Young researchers use the Internet to investigate how New World explorers helped change the Old World's diet....
K - 12th English Language Arts
Sports Franchises: The Demographic Dimension
Students examine how U.S. population patterns have changed over time. Using the growth of major league baseball to illustrate these patterns, students create maps, examine regional migration patterns, and make predictions for the future.
4th - 12th Social Studies & History