As the Kids Come and Go: Mapping a Classroom

GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will create mini-maps of places in their classroom. These mini-maps will be put together into a book to create a complete map of their classroom. Classmates will read each other's books and follow the described routes.
Author: 
Kathy Knowler
Grade Range: 
K-2
Duration: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
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Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
6: Geographic Applications
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information