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Geography - Maps

Have a Geocaching QR Scan-venger Hunt!   My Geocaching, Letter Boxing, Orienteering Page and My QR Codes Page

  #GeoEdChat  #geographyteacher  #geochat

Teacher Notes
To start a map unit I would take photographs of the block surrounding the school. I would then make a map of area around the school. I would have the children fill in the names of the streets. I would have the students for homework describe how they got to school. They would have to include the direction (N,S, W, E) they traveled.

My Countries of the World Page

Beach Ball Geography I used a beach ball that had a map of the world on it. The first student would name a country and pass the ball to another student who had to find that country...

Cross Curricular

My Geology Page

My Earth Science Page

Driving Directions

Bing Maps - driving directions, routes, and traffic

Map Quest

Yahoo! Maps

How Far Is It?

Anchorage, Alaska
Photograph by Cybraryman

Time Ticker

Local Maps
Get Local Map

HomeTown Locator

Time Zones

Time Zones what they are and why we need them

U.S. Time Zones

Giving Directions and Map Skills

Directions 1

Directions 2

Directions 3

Directions 4


How to Use a Compass

Navigation with Map and Compass

Continents

A to Z Kids Stuff Geography Misc

Build The Continents Social Studies Lesson Plan

Latitude and Longitude

Longitude and Latitude
 

Landforms

Landforms Glossary
Landform Picture Gallery
Types of Land
 

Historical Maps

Mapping History

Historical Map Collection (David Rumsey)

Holy Land Maps
Ancient World Mapping Center

Panoramic Maps 1847-1929
Map History - History of Cartography -
Theban Mapping Project
Historic Cities

Geography Games and Quizzes
National Geographic GeoBee

GeoSense

GeoNet

Cyber Nations, an online nation simulation game

Geography Quizzes

USA – Free Online Games Teach Geography, States, Capitals, And More

Ilike2learn Map Quizzes and Games

Connect the States

Where Is That?

Orienteering
My Geocaching, Letter Boxing, Orienteering Page


Globes
Papier-Mâché Globe - Enchanted Learning

Papier Mache Globe - CanTeach Social Studies Environment

Lesson Plans Create a Globe (Education World)


Census Bureau Geography

Country Reports


Latin American Cultural Geography flashcards | Quizlet

Internet Resources: Latin America - For Teachers (Library of Congress)

 

The Traveler IQ Challenge 

GeoGuessr - Let's explore the world!

MappingWorlds and looking at the world differently

Seterra Geography Map Quiz Game for iOS & Web @Class TechTips

10 Online Activities and Resources for Geography Awareness Week


Show®/World - A New Way To Look At The World

Newspaper Map

10 Ways to Teach About Geography - NYTimes.com

10 Fantastic mapping websites

ProTeacher! Maps lesson plans for elementary school

Google Lat Long: Create your own Street View


Animaps - Create and view beautifully informative animated maps, for free!

ClustrMaps - Hit counter map widget and tracker shows locations of all visitors to any site - free

Cool Map Websites

Historypin | Map

Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States

MapAList - Create and Manage Maps of Address Lists

Quikmaps

Scribble Maps - Draw on google maps with scribblings and more!

Tripline - animated maps

Worldmapper: The world as you've never seen it before


World Geography & Culture Resource Binder

Interactives - United States History Map

Florida Geographic Alliance


Google Maps Starter Sheet

Google Maps

Google Maps meets Wikipedia

Google Earth

Google Earth Starter Sheet

Gmaps Pedometer


Outline Maps

Blank and Outline Maps

d-maps: free blank maps, free outline maps

Outline Map Printouts

Outline Maps...

UMapper

Quick Maps and Flags


A Gallery of Map Projections

Mapping History


World Maps Political, Physical, Satellite, Africa, Asia, Europe

Geocube - The world of Geography at your fingertips

Geography is Energy! My Wonderful World for Educators

Geography 4 Kids - Physical Geography

Map Collections - American Memory LOC

US Map Collections for All 50 States - Geolology.com

Thesaurus - Geographic Names


  Maps In Our Lives (Library of Congress Exhibition)

Visual Geography

Map Builder

Wikimapia - Let's describe the whole Earth!

MapMaker Interactive - National Geographic Education

Toporopa: Geography of Europe

Internet Geography (UK)


National Geographic News

NASA World Wind

Geography Site

Maps - Current Interest (UT)

Geography Literacy

Landforms from Space

CIA - The World Factbook

Infoplease Atlas

World Atlas of Maps Flags & Geography Facts & Figures

One World - Nations Online

Best Books for Teaching About Geography

Best Books for Teaching About Geography Landforms

Best Books for Teaching About Our Big World

Best Books for Teaching About Maps

Geography Associations
Association of American Geographers

The American Geographical Society

Photographs by Cybrary Man