Lesson Plan

Mapping My World

Give students an opportunity to show what they know! In this lesson, students will review key terms and construct a map of a familiar place. Whether it’s school or home, or a make believe place, students will enjoy mapping their world.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to construct a map of a familiar place and identify the characteristics of a map.


(5 minutes)
KWL ChartMap of My…Find Your Way Around a Map!
  • Show students the front cover to Me on the Map.
  • Ask students to share a prediction of what they believe the story will be about.
  • After student predictions, ask the class to make personal connections to the text as you read the story aloud.