Introduction | Task | Process | Resources | Evaluation | Conclusion
Welcome to Map Adventure! You are going to learn about different types of maps and be able to locate your home address on a map.
With a partner you will research different types of maps on the computer, and then in books. You will complete an activity sheet that describes what each map shows. (Activity sheet #1) Then you will locate your home address on a map, print it, and write directions on how to get to your home. You will present your map with directions to the class, and then add your directions and map to our class book entitled: Where Do We Live?
At the computer:
Read all directions before you click.
In the classroom:
Activity sheet #1
Types of maps
Home address map
Reference books in the classroom
Student's work will be evaluated based on the following criteria:
Click to view and print a rubric for scoring student work.
After completing your Map Adventure Webquest, listening to the presentations, and helping make a class book, you will have learned more about how to use maps to help you.
Map Adventure WebQuest was designed and researched by Pat Hayes, Guilford County Schools, Greensboro, NC