Lesson
Title What a Map!
Lesson Description  In this lesson,  students survey a wide range of thematic maps and identify their unique characteristics. Students analyze an assigned map and present information about their thematic map to the class.
Author Diana Lee Strouth
Grade Levels 6-8
Duration 2 class periods

 

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Teacher Instructions

Map Fact Sheet

Arizona Topography Map

Arizona Landforms and Rivers Map

Space Shuttle View

Various Types of Maps

Map Presentation Format Worksheet

Student Work Sample
 
Materials to Assist Teachers and English Language Learners:
 

Teacher Instructions ELL Adaptations

Student Materials ELL Adaptation

Vocabulary Cards