Mapping Skills with Google Earth - Grades 6-8

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  • eBook Order #: CCP5788
  • Print Book Order #: CC5788
  • Both eBook & Print Book Order #: CC+P5788
  • ISBN13: 978-1-55319-551-1
  • Grades: 6, 7, 8
  • Reading Level: 6-8
  • Total Pages: 60
  • Author: Paul Bramley

  • Highlights:

    • Map Elements
    • Weather Maps
    • Population Maps
    • Topographic Maps
    • The Appalachian Mountains
    • Pangaea
    • Dot Density Map

    Help your middle school students move on to a more complex understanding of map reading.

    Our resource allows students to further develop their ability to read and understand maps. Practice what you've learned about coordinates by finding the matching countries on Google Earth. Test your comprehension of a precipitation map by answering questions related to a map of North America. Explore the past with Google Earth, and see how the population of certain places have changed over time. Find the states or provinces and capital cities of your country. See how many surrounding countries you can name. Find the highest mountain, longest river and largest lake in your continent. Compare a world map with a globe, such as Google Earth. Find out which is a more accurate representation of the world. Aligned to your State Standards and written to Bloom's Taxonomy, additional map activities, crossword, word search, comprehension quiz and answer key are also included.

    Customer Reviews

    Based on 10 reviews
    Stephanie Culbertson

    Great resource and very easy to implement into my curriculum for high at risk and ED diagnosed students.

    Adam Jolley

    Great resource to review basic map skills and also learn about different types of maps at the same time.

    Joseph Kerney

    My student are excited to use this with science.

    Tidbit Teaching

    Great project!

    Pamela Anderson

    High Quality materials at an affordable price... I like that it includes both pre-reading and post-reading questions.

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