Daily, without knowing, we often use the common sense of geography! As teachers, it’s useful to share these things with our students, helping to give them a sense of place.
Here’s a fun classroom activity for your students this Halloween using our USA Places and Geographic Features map. Have your students label a USA map with cities and towns that have Halloween-related names! They can learn more about the USA while having Halloween fun! It is fun decorate their special Spook-City map with holiday images! […]
Do you wonder which classroom maps work best for your grade level? Get some advice from our cartographer, Jason Newton! JASON NEWTON’s ALL GRADES “TOP MAP PICKS”! Our cartographer Jason Newton has had a busy summer. He designed a video workshop to go along with our most popular classroom map, USA, PLACES AND GEOGRAPHIC FEATURES map. […]
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These are some of the top reasons to use Maps for the Classroom maps in your school. Our maps reinforce skills, and add excitement to your curriculum! Browse our maps HERE to see the large variety of activity maps we offer. Plus, you can view finished, colored versions of our maps. REINFORCE NEATNESS. Cartography is […]
Mississippi River Boats Before the advent of the railroad, the Mississippi river boats were necessary for transportation of people and goods along the great river. These boats were a huge part of the history of early America and the study of our country’s geography. The Mississippi River is the second longest river in North […]
Students learn the basics of continents first. This prepares them to move on to individual continents! A blank map that shows all the the continents is very helpful. This large map– 16″ X 20″ — shows the outlines of all the continents, with Antarctica shown separately in an inset. Students label continents first. This is easy […]