Lesson
Title TOADS: An Introduction to Map Reading
Lesson Description  In this lesson, students will learn the 5 basic elements for creating and reading a map. In the lesson for grades 4-9, students will learn the 9 basic elements for a map (DOGSTAILS). 
Author Gale Ekiss
Grade Levels 2-3
Duration 1 class period
 

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