Mapping

Collection by Karen Andersen

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I like how this adjoins the block area. Interesting provocation map making includes books, samples pens and clip boards interesting idea Kindergarten Inquiry, Inquiry Based Learning, Preschool Literacy, Teaching Social Studies, Project Based Learning, Early Learning, Learning Centers, Reggio Classroom, Classroom Activities

Play Based Inquiry

Invitation to play... Map making! Map making is huge in our class this week... Does anyone else find this is a frequently occurring interest?

FREE Maps - free printable maps of world, continents, australia, united states, europe and more both blank and labeled Great resource when teaching students geography in the classroom! 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching History, History Education, Geography Activities, Geography For Kids, Teaching Geography Elementary, History Classroom

FREE Printable Maps for Kids

20+ free, printable Blank Maps for learning about geography, capitals / rivers / mts, noting famous landmarks, where have i been, news, and more.

Once Upon a First Grade Adventure: I think I see a skink!, Winners, and Other Excitement! Once Upon a First Grade Adventure: I think I see a skink!, Winners, and Other Excitement! 3rd Grade Social Studies, Kindergarten Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Student Teaching, In Kindergarten, Teaching Ideas, Map Activities, Social Studies Communities

Once Upon a Learning Adventure

Yikes! This has been a quite a week in my first grade classroom! I anticipated a bit of chaos due to parent conferences, picture day, and concession sales, but I sure was not prepared for the amount of crazy that ensued yesterday! Here is a little sneak peak at the reason for all the insanity in my room! Meet "Skinky" the skink! (who is a little blurry because I was seriously freaked out by her appearance in my room!) It all started Wednesday afternoon as I was leaving the building. I opened…

Beautiful Maps with MapMaker Use the free website, Mapmaker, to create maps and practice measuring with a digital ruler.Use the free website, Mapmaker, to create maps and practice measuring with a digital ruler. 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, 5th Grade Math, Math Resources, Math Activities, Grade 3, Third Grade, Geography Activities

Create Beautiful Maps with MapMaker

Use the free website, Mapmaker, to create maps and practice measuring with a digital ruler. More

Grade Learning Stars: April 2011 map/history project for today vs long ago (build a community). very in-depth project (could be unit) Kindergarten Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, In Kindergarten, Activities For Kids, Map Activities, Community Activities, Teaching Tools, Map Projects

Children's Engineering: Long Ago and Today

Communities of the Past vs Communities of the Present: Excellent blog post with many images. This would be a wonderful Learning Commons activity.

Mapping the Classroom….did this with kindergarten ears and they loved it! Grea… Mapping the Classroom….did this with kindergarten ears and they loved it! Kindergarten Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Math, Teaching Tools, Teacher Resources, Teaching Ideas, Classroom Map, Kindergarten Classroom

Mapping the Classroom

We have been working on some mapping skills during Social Studies. We did some brainstorming about maps, read some books about maps and then...

Freebie to help you- Rock your Blocks Center! Just add felt or foam pieces to your block center to create interactive maps. Kids can learn map skills, explore communities and community helpers, and practice a number of math and literacy skills! Preschool Social Studies, Kindergarten Science, Community Helpers Kindergarten, Map Skills, Literacy Skills, Map Activities, Preschool Activities, Creative Curriculum Preschool, Play Based Learning

Rock Your Blocks Center!

An educational blog hosted by a collaborative group of teacher-authors hoping to share creative and colorful ideas and activities from our classrooms!

This would be great for a Communities Unit. From: Snippety Gibbet: First Grade Architecture Social Studies Communities, Social Studies Activities, Autism Activities, Montessori Activities, Communities Unit, Art Activities, Map Skills, Student Teaching, Teaching Ideas

First Grade Architecture

A blog about paper cutting, paper sculpture, wood carving, pysanky, egg decorating, art education, and my life.