Let's Find Out! Social Studies Skills: How Do You Read Maps?, 1st Edition

  • Philip Wolny
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 1508106789
  • ISBN-13: 9781508106784
  • DDC: 912.01
  • Grade Level Range: 1st Grade - 5th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released December 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

  • Price:  Sign in for price

About

Overview

Even in a new digital era, where directions are available online at the drop of a hat, students still need to develop the skills to understand, read, and utilize the maps all around them. With this book, young readers can enjoy an informative, lively, and fun-filled resource that introduces them to maps, imparts crucial skills, develops their spatial thinking, and stirs their imaginations. Essential vocabulary, thought-provoking questions, and timely supplementary materials round out this must-have book that will inspire a lifelong appreciation and love for maps.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What are Maps?.
2: Showing Direction.
3: Map Legends.
4: Map Symbols.
5: Map Colors.
6: Scale.
7: Political Maps.
8: Topographic Maps and Globes.
9: Road and Transit Maps.
10: Finding Places on a Map.
11: Digital Maps.
12: Make your Own Maps.
Glossary.
For More Information.
Index.