Canadian Mapping Skills: Developing and Using Mapping Skills Grades 2-3
- Author : Golletz, Lynda
Strengthen your students; mapping skills and understanding of geographic terminology through the usage of the various activities in this resource.
Students will explore Canada using maps and will learn about its political divisions and its position in the world.
They will be introduced to the terms hemisphere, continent, latitude, longitude, pictorial symbols, legend, key, scale, landforms, and cardinal and intermediate directions.
Exploring different maps of one's native country is a wonderful way to become acquainted with it.
Bonus: Five Full-Colour Maps! (Outline Map of Canada, two Political Maps of Canada, Outline map of the World and North America)