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Fun With Maps!

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  • 1. Fun With Maps! 1 st Grade Geography
  • 2. If you were going on a trip, what would be one of the most important things? Hint: you use this to find where you are going
  • 3. Today you will learn about MAPS!
    • Outline:
    • Maps & Globes
    • Continents & Oceans
    • Country, State, City
    • Locating oneself on the map
  • 4. Maps & Globes Clipart from Microsoft
  • 5. Continents & Oceans
  • 6. There are 7 Continents on Earth:
    • North America
    • South America
    • Africa
    • Europe
    • Asia
    • Antarctica
    • Austrailia
    Clipart from Microsoft
  • 7. Continent SONG!! Clipart from Microsoft
  • 8. OCEANS
    • Have you ever been to the ocean?
    • What did you notice about the water?
  • 9. Oceans
    • What is an ocean?
    • Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Indian, & Southern
  • 10. Countries, Cities, & States
  • 11. What is a Country?
    • Body of land that is smaller than a continent but larger than a state (Michigan)
    Clipart from Microsoft
  • 12. Africa Continent Countries “ Africa” Google Image Search ww.politicalresources.net/africa-map.htm www.civnet.org/.../curricula/imagenes/africa.jpg- google images
  • 13. Questions?
  • 14. Has anyone been to another state?
  • 15. What is a state?
    • Country divided up into smaller regions
    • United STATES of America
      • 50 states
      • What State do we live in?
  • 16. USA
    • We are in the state of Michigan
    Clipart from Microsoft
  • 17. Can we find where we are on the globe? Clipart from Microsoft
  • 18. Map Activity!!!
    • You will need:
      • 1 sheet of paper
      • 1 pencil
    • When you’re done, sit silently until everyone is ready
  • 19. What I Am?
    • I am a big body of salt water.
    • There are 7 of me on Earth, and I am a large piece of land.
    • I help people see the world, and I spin.
    • There are 50 of me in the United States.
  • 20. Reflection
    • What was your favorite part about school today?
  • 21. References
    • Baird, Mike. View from San Miguel Island hike. Three-Day Kayak and Hiking Tour of the Channel Islands (San Miguel, Santa Rosa, Santa Cruz). July 9, 2009. flickr.com. Web. October 6, 2009.
    • The 7 Continents . N.d. N.p., n.d. Web. 4 Oct. 2009. <http:///ict4us.com/      r.kuijt/images/en_continents.gif>.
    • Nate Steiner. Clear reef waters. Flickr.com. December 24th, 2007. Web. October 5th, 2009.
    • Oceans . N.d. N.p., n.d. Web. 5 Oct. 2009. <http://www.worldatlas.com/aatlas/infopage/oceans.htm>.
    • United states . N.d. N.p., n.d. Web. 5 Oct. 2009.<http://dots.physics.orst.edu/graphics/image_maps/usa_map.gif>.

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