identify and use information on maps and globes using basic map elements such as title, cardinal directions, and legend; and
A worksheet to practice using cardinal directions.
Research and create an interactive biography for a historical figure.
Use cardinal directions to create a simple town map with this 2-page cut-and-paste activity sheet.
Create simple maps of familiar places with this set of map templates and accompanying comprehension questions.
Teach your kindergarten and first-grade students to read community maps with a set of task cards.
A worksheet to use when exploring grids, grid references and direction.
Answer the question "What are the key elements of a map?" with a map element matching activity.
Apply knowledge of the components of a map to this map elements worksheet.
An editable PowerPoint to use when teaching your students about cardinal directions.
Practice using cardinal directions with this carnival map and worksheet.
A worksheet showing the 8 major compass points.
Display these cardinal and intermediate directions posters when exploring the compass rose with your students.
Display this cardinal and intermediate directions poster when exploring the compass rose with your students.