What is a map?

Topic: Locating Places: Pictorial Maps
Student activity
Geography: Kindergarten

This is the student activity 1 of 6 of the Locating places: people live in places learning activity.

Task No. 1

What is a map?

Share the picture book My Map Book by Sara Fanelli and discuss the various maps shown in the book. Practise the language of position in interpreting the maps.



Positional language: across, around, over, past, through, under, beside, behind, between, near, far, above, below