Mapping the News

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Students explore cartography.  In this map skills and map making instructional activity, Students work in groups to create wall size world maps including legends, compass roses, latitude and longitude, and physical features.  Students collect current event stories from newspapers and attach them to the corresponding geographical location on the map.

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4th - 6th
English Language Arts
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3 days
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Project-Based Learning
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