Map Tools: The Compass Rose

GeoLiteracy
GeoSTEM
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
All compass roses are not alike but they all provide the same valuable information. In this lesson, students will identify compass directions in the classroom and on a map. This lesson includes strategies for diverse learners (ELLs).
Author: 
Maria Gaona
Grade Range: 
2
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