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Reading a Map

This week in Social Studies we will be learning how to read a map.
 
Standard: 
3.02: Use cardinal directions, intermediate directions, map scales, and grids to locate major cities in Tennessee and the United States.
 
I can read a map to locate major cities. 
 
Vocab:
-legend
-map key
-compass rose
-cardinal directions
-map scale

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Types of Maps: Resource

3.05 Use different types of maps (eg., political, population, resource, and climate), graphs, and charts to interpret geographic information.
 
I can use different types of maps (resource) to interpret geographic information.

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Types of Maps: Climate Map

3.05 Use different types of maps (eg., political, population, resource, and climate), graphs, and charts to interpret geographic information.
 
I can use different types of maps (climate) to interpret geographic information. 
 
Assessment: Let's Read a Climate Map
 

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Intro to Types of Maps

3.05 Use different types of maps (eg., political, population, resource, and climate), graphs, and charts to interpret geographic information.
 
I can use different types of maps to interpret geographic information.
 
 

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Which Continent would you like to visit?

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Africa
Antartica
Asia
Australia
Europe
North America
South America
Arctic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Southern Ocean

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Optional Extra Credit

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Africa
Antartica
Asia
Australia
Europe
North America
South America
Arctic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Southern Ocean

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Continent & Ocean Research

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Africa
Antartica
Asia
Australia
Europe
North America
South America
Arctic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Southern Ocean

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Write about a Continent & an Ocean

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Africa
Antartica
Asia
Australia
Europe
North America
South America
Arctic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Southern Ocean

Due:

South America

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
South America

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North America

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
North America

Due:

Southern Ocean

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Southern Ocean

Due:

Europe

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Europe

Due:

Arctic Ocean

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Arctic Ocean

Due:

Antarctica

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Antarctica

Due:

Indian Ocean

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Indian Ocean

Due:

Australia

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Australia

Due:

Atlantic Ocean

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Pacific Ocean

Due:

Africa

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Africa

Due:

Pacific Ocean

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Pacific Ocean

Due:

Intro to Continents: Asia

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Asia

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Intro to Continents & Oceans

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Africa
Antartica
Asia
Australia
Europe
North America
South America
Arctic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean
Pacific Ocean Southern Ocean

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Intro to Continents & Oceans

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will utilize thier geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography. 
 
G.3.06 Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: 
Africa
Antartica
Asia
Australia
Europe
North America
South America
Arctic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean
Pacific Ocean Southern Ocean

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Landforms: Plateau day 2

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Plateau

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Landforms: Canyon Day 2

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Canyons

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Landforms: Plateau

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Plateau

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Landforms: Canyon

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Canyons

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Landforms: Valley Day 2

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Valley

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Landforms: Valley

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Valley

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Landforms: Islands day 2

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Island

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Landforms: Island

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Island

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Landforms: Desert Day 2

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Deserts

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Landforms: Desert

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Deserts

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Landforms: Mountains Day 2

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Mountains

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Landforms: Mountains

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Mountains

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Landforms: Plains

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Plains

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Landforms Introduction

Geography: Maps and Globes

Overview: Students will develop an understanding of map reading, including learning geographic terms that illustrate
physical and political features on maps and globes.
 
G.3.03 Examine major physical features on globes and maps, including: 
Basin • Desert • Ocean • Sea
• Bay • Gulf • Peninsula • Strait
• Canal • Island • Plain • Stream
• Canyon • Isthmus • Plateau • Valley
• Delta • Mountain • River