Map Project – Why?
Creating a map on playgrounds at the elementary schools in KUSD allows us to share our learning experiences with our young students and neighbors.
Wisconsin State Standards
A.8.2 Construct mental maps of selected locales, regions, states, and countries and draw maps from memory, representing relative location, direction and size.
A.8.4 Conduct a historical study to analyze the use of the local environment in a Wisconsin community and to explain the effect on the environment
A.8.7 Describe the movement of people, ideas, diseases, and products throughout the world.
A.8.8 Describe and analyze the ways in which people in different regions of the world interact with their physical environments through vocational and recreational activities.
Map Project In Action