ERIC Number: ED241356
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Developing Map Skills: North Dakota Road Maps [and] North Dakota Ethnic Trip.
This unit, based on the 1982 North Dakota Official Highway Map, is designed to familiarize junior high school students with the information provided by road maps and to help them develop essential map skills. Topics covered in the unit include using mileage logs, map legends, and map coordinates; understanding travel information; and identifying traffic rules, recreation facilities, city populations, and points of interest. Materials provided are: teaching instructions; three student worksheets ("Getting Acquainted with Your Map,""Map Legends," and "Getting Coordinated"); and a quiz on map coordinates. Also included is an exercise in following directions in which students locate on a North Dakota map areas that have been settled by different ethnic groups. (DC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: North Dakota Council for the Social Studies, Grafton.
Identifiers: Following Directions; North Dakota; PF Project