“Take and Teach” a sample activity from our myWorld Interactive program for Grade 4. This hands-on activity will engage your students and deepen their understanding of United States Regions.
Quest 1, Become a Cartographer. In this Quest, students will study features of maps. They will use what they learn to construct their own original map of an imaginary place, which will prepare them to discuss the compelling question at the end of this inquiry.
- Identify geographical features such as mountains, plains, and bodies of water on a map.
- Recognize that bodies of water often form boundaries between states or countries.
- Create a map and label geographical features, bodies of water, natural resources, and climate details.
- Understand and use an inset map.