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
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, Landforms, Map Skills - Interactive Social Studies Notebook
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.