Riddle Me This

GeoSTEM
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will choose places on a political map of the United States for which they will create riddles. The riddles will incorporate clues with cardinal (north, south, east, west) and intermediate (i.e., northwest, southeast) directions as well as mileage using the scale of the map.
Author: 
Penney Klaproth
Grade Range: 
4
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