Students can read about different kinds of maps, answer questions based on the maps, and create their own maps.
Students locate their school on a map and answer questions related to the map.
Students complete puzzles to make pictures of a variety of land forms. The level of difficulty can be adjusted easily.
Students can do mapping activities by clicking on k-2 in the kite, then choosing Games and Activities --> Interactive Games --> Place the State.
WLIW Video on Demand
See "How to Use WLIW Video on Demand" if necessary
User name: ny. "school name"
There are several video clips related to Geographic Concepts. One which is appropriate for grade 2 is:
"Understanding and Using Maps and Globes"
Black line masters and a teacher guide are available for this video.