• Map Skills for Today: Grade 2: Take a Trip with Us

    Junior tour guides Jordan and Jamie take second graders along on a trip that includes mapping neighborhoods and states, using a compass and designing maps with keys and symbols, working with grids and scales, and understanding national boundaries (political maps) and landforms. Activities are both challenging and fun, putting to use kids’ math, reading, science, and critical thinking skills! For use with Grade 2.

    • Brand: Scholastic
    • ASIN: 1338214896

  • Follow That Map!: A First Book of Mapping Skills

    Maps are about far more than getting from a to b. Maps can help children understand and explore both their everyday environment and faraway places. With an appealing search-and-find technique, Follow That Map! is an interactive picture book that explains and demonstrates key mapping concepts. Kids will enjoy following Sally and her friends as they search for Max and Ollie, a mischievous dog and cat on the lam from the backyard. Sally and friends take an imaginative trip through the neighborhood, city and country, around the world and beyond. Kids can join in the search for Max and Ollie, who are hiding somewhere in every map. An activity at the end of the book shows children how to make a map of their bedroom.

    • Brand: Brand: Kids Can Press
    • ASIN: 1554532744
    • UPC: 884237909677

  • Map Skills Murder (Merry Wrath Mysteries Book 7)

    From USA Today bestselling author, Leslie Langtry comes the next laugh-out-loud Merry Wrath Mystery... Summer is moving fast for ex-CIA Agent turned Girl Scout troop leader, Merry Wrath. Wedding plans are underway, with the groom's twin sisters on a mission to decorate the festivities with taxidermized animals and a full troop of flower girls with terrible taste in dresses. If that wasn’t enough to deal with, the Girl Scouts dig up a treasure map in Merry’s yard. A century ago, the mysterious axe murder of Mad Mimi and the secret of her missing treasure were never solved. Merry thinks this map could be the key... but unfortunately, the investigation of this cold case—complete with a secret diary, gold bullion, and a llama named Tinkles—yields a modern day murder! Are these crimes connected? And more importantly—who has an axe to grind with Merry Wrath?Merry Wrath Mysteries:Merit Badge Murder – book #1Mint Cookie Murder – book #2Scout Camp Mystery – short story in the "Killer Beach Reads" collectionMarshmallow S'More Murder – book #3Movie Night Murder – book #4Mud Run Murder – book #5Fishing Badge Murder – short story in the "Pushing Up Daisies" collectionMotto for Murder – book #6Map Skills Murder – book #7Mean Girl Murder – book #8What critics are s...

    • ASIN: B07CXGCQYW

  • Map Skills Grade 4 (Practice Makes Perfect)

    Both teachers and parents appreciate how effectively this series helps students master skills in mathematics, penmanship, reading, writing, and grammar. Each book provides activities that are great for independent work in class, homework assignments, or extra practice to get ahead. Text practice pages are included!

    • Brand: Brand: Teacher Created Resources
    • ASIN: 0743937295
    • UPC: 014467037295

  • Map Skills for Today: Grade 4: Traveling Near and Far

    Go global as you tap into both history and geography (and math, of course!) to understand continents, countries, bodies of water, landmasses, and borders. Lessons on topography are interspersed with thought-provoking mini-tutorials on everything from population density and manufacturing to agriculture and climate. Activities encourage students to go beyond their backyard to ponder the world. Bonus: an introduction to time zones! For use with Grade 4.

    • Brand: Scholastic
    • ASIN: 1338214918

  • Map Skills for Today: Grade 1: Finding Your Way

    In this introduction to maps, children are guided by a friendly bear named Buddy to think about the very idea of what a map is―a drawing that shows where things are―and then learn to use symbols, work with cardinal directions, and make the globe-map connection in a variety of fun, colorful, and eye-opening activities. Hand-drawn room and neighborhood maps, as well as treasure maps, prepare kids for understanding more formal maps of states and countries. For use with Grade 1.

    • Brand: Scholastic
    • ASIN: 133821487X

  • Skill Sharpeners: Geography, Grade 2

    Skills Sharpeners: Geography engages your child in exploring the world while learning important map skills and geography concepts. The cross-curricular activities integrate the most current geography standards. Each geography topic includes nonfiction reading selections, comprehension questions, vocabulary practice, writing prompts, and authentic activities that bring the concepts to life. These activities invite your child to be creative while using higher-order thinking skills. Activities incorporate geography concepts such as: Earths weather Places and regions Habitats, environments, and physical systems Human activities and cultures Uses of geography Includes answer key.

    • Brand: EVAN-MOOR
    • ASIN: 1629384690

  • Skill Sharpeners: Geography, Grade 5

    Skills Sharpeners: Geography engages your child in exploring the world while learning important map skills and geography concepts. The cross-curricular activities integrate the most current geography standards. Each geography topic includes nonfiction reading selections, comprehension questions, vocabulary practice, writing prompts, and authentic activities that bring the concepts to life. These activities invite your child to be creative while using higher-order thinking skills. The reading selections and activities take students beyond basic geographic understandings and into unique ecosystems, biomes, places and regions, histories, cultures, and social movements within our world. Students make personal connections to their learning by completing expository and creative writing activities as well as hands-on geography projects. Engaging concepts covered include: Old and new navigation GPS coordinates Dinosaurs Making mountains Major volcanoes Unique habitats Human migrations in history Indigenous peoples World religions World farming traditions Modern transportation National borders Special animals around the world Includes answer key.

    • Brand: EVAN-MOOR
    • ASIN: 1629384720

  • Basic & Primitive Navigation: A Waterproof Folding Guide to Wilderness Skills & Techniques (Pathfinder Outdoor Survival Guide Series)

    Education is a critical part of safety – and not getting lost, or knowing how to get found if you do, is one of the most important lessons. Simple techniques to navigate out of dangerous situations are the focus of this handy waterproof reference guide, along with basic compass use and traveling by simple bearings. Contents also cover navigation skills around obstacles, pacing beads, aiming off, and dead reckoning. Developed by noted survival expert and woodsman Dave Canterbury, this is one of a 10-part series on survival skills. Made in the USA.

    • Brand: POCKET NATURALIST
    • ASIN: 1583557121