DOGSTAILS: An Introduction to Map Reading

GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will learn 9 essential elements for interpreting and creating maps.
Author: 
Gale Ekiss and Mary Ann Polve
Grade Range: 
6-8
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