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This is a game where students spin plot and win!!!  Students practice and learn latitude and longitude with this fun game!!   Newly updated, these colorful spinners with MAP INCLUDED will thrill you and your students.  Students spin for a latitude number and flip a coin to determine the N/S location, they then then spin and flip for a longitude number.

This is a game where students spin plot and win! Students practice and learn latitude and longitude with this fun game! Newly updated, these colorful

google earth - latitude and longitude

How to Teach Geography with Google Earth–Part I

Longitude and latitude activity; we focus daily on finding a global location using a world map. However, this would work to move the theme to something more practical.

Let students have fun while learning about map skills with this interactive unit! Topics include cardinal directions, grids, scale, types of maps, and latitude and longitude.

Engaging Map Skills Activities

Geography Skills Let students have fun while learning about map skills with this interactive unit! Topics include cardinal directions, grids, scale, types of maps, and latitude and longitude.

FREE Craftivity! This is a simple cut-and-paste collage style compass rose craft.  It helps kids understand how a compass rose... read more

Teaching Map Skills

Map Skills Battleship Game   My students were having a hard time with longitude and latitude. They could not really judge the halfway points between the longitude or latitude lines provided on printed maps and they could not visualize the idea of the coordinates and the fact that the two numbers together made a target on the location we were trying to identify. I compared longitude and latitude lines to a game of Battleship and suddenly lightbulbs went on!  I adapted a United States map to…

Map Skills Battleship Game

Map Skills Battleship Game My students were having a hard time with longitude and latitude. They could not really judge the halfway points between the longitude or latitude lines provided on printed maps and they could not visualize the idea of the coor

Geography Activities: Latitude and Longitude Scavenger Hunt [free printable]  Want a fun way to review latitude and longitude with your kids? Use our FREE scavenger hunt. They'll build map skills with this hands-on geography lesson, showing them how to find countries by using their coordinates. Perfect for middle school and high school students.

Geography Activities: Latitude and Longitude Scavenger Hunt

Mapping activity - teaching about coordinates, longitude, latitude, etc.- They use ribbon for the equator and prime meridian!

Mapping activity - teaching about coordinates, longitude, latitude, etc.- They use ribbon for the equator and prime meridian - not a bad crafts project of the year to assess my students' experience with such projects.

Maps, Continents, Oceans, Landforms: Social Studies Interactive Notebook - LOVE this packet! Includes foldables, guide sheets, and unit test. Fun for students, easy for teachers to use, and meaningful to instruction!

Maps, Continents, Landforms, Map Skills - Interactive Social Studies Notebook

Interactive Notebooks are a wonderful tool for providing hands-on experiences for learners! This Social Studies unit is no exception. The packet is easy to use

Africa and the Middle East. | This Map Showing What Each Country Leads The World In Is Really Quite Cool

Africa and the Middle East. This Map Showing What Each Country Leads The World In Is Really Quite Cool. This could be shown to students and then encourage them to find different countries maps of what they lead the world in as well.

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