This resource has a ton of great worksheet games or activities that will increase my students map skills. I would use these as independent practice or a group activity after teaching them the different parts of a map.
Mapping the Classroom.did this with kindergarten ears and they loved it! Great team activity The student will explain that a map is a drawing of a place and a globe is a model of the Earth (teaching ideas)
Mapping activity - teaching about coordinates, longitude, latitude, etc.- They use ribbon for the equator and prime meridian - not a bad crafts project of the year to assess my students' experience with such projects.
FREE Interactive World Map With Activities. If you are studying world geography, then grab this FREE World map and activities for kids. This printable map is an interactive way to learn about the continents.
Weekend Reflections: Maps, Counting Activities, and Data Organization