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Geography - Maps

Have a Geocaching QR Scan-venger Hunt or do a Mystery Location Call

 Geocaching, Letter Boxing, Orienteering page and QR Codes page

Mystery Location Call 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.

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

Geology page

Earth Science page

Driving Directions

Bing Maps - driving directions, routes, and traffic

Map Quest

Google Maps

How Far Is It?

Time Ticker

Local Maps

HomeTown Locator

Giving Directions and Map Skills

Directions - Where's The Movie Theatre

How to Use a Compass

Navigation with Map and Compass


A to Z Kids Stuff Geography Misc

Build The Continents Social Studies Lesson Plan

Latitude and Longitude

Longitude and Latitude Game -


Landform Picture Index

Types of Land

Historical Maps

Mapping History

Historical Map Collection (David Rumsey)

Panoramic Maps 1847-1929
Map History - History of Cartography -
Historic Cities

Geography Games and Quizzes


Cyber Nations, an online nation simulation game

Geography Quizzes

Where Is That?


Geocaching, Letter Boxing, Orienteering page

Country Reports

Latin American Cultural Geography flashcards | Quizlet

GeoGuessr - Let's explore the world!

Newspaper Map

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

Cool Map Websites

Maps About Google Maps

Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States

MapAList - Create and Manage Maps of Address Lists

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

Tripline - animated maps

Three Ways to Collaboratively Create Multimedia Maps @rmbyrne

World Geography & Culture Resource Binder

Google Maps

Google Maps meets Wikipedia

Google Earth

Gmaps Pedometer

Outline Maps

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

Map Collections - American Memory LOC

US Map Collections for All 50 States -

Thesaurus - Geographic Names

Maps In Our Lives (Library of Congress Exhibition)

Visual Geography

Wikimapia - Let's describe the whole Earth!

Maps - Current Interest (UT)

Geography Literacy

CIA - The World Factbook

Infoplease Atlas

World Atlas of Maps Flags & Geography Facts & Figures

Association of American Geographers

Photographs by Cybrary Man

Connecting Your Students with the World:
Tools and Projects to Make Global Collaboration Come Alive, K-8