How Far Is It? Measuring Distances Around the State

GeoSTEM
Legacy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson students will gain a better understanding of measuring distances to the nearest inch using a ruler and an Arizona map. They will also become more familiar with the names of some of Arizona’s cities and towns.
Author: 
Gail Gorry
Grade Range: 
2-3
Duration: 
1 class period
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
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