Where in the World is Ryan? Practicing Latitude & Longitude

GeoSTEM
ELL
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson the students will identify the difference between relative and absolute location and practice locating places in the world using a set of cards and a world map.
Author: 
Janet Deppe
Grade Range: 
5
Duration: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Materials to Assist Teachers and English Language Learners: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information