Kindergarten Corps: Social Studies In Kindergarten: Maps and Communities
Mapping the Classroom....did this with kindergarten ears and they loved it! Great team activity
Students practice using the language of location and then apply that language when creating a map of their classroom. They use the map to locate hidden items in the classroom.
Australian Curriculum - Measurement & Geometry- Location & Transformation - ACMMG044 - Interpret simple maps of familiar locations & identify the relative positions of key features
There were between 350 and 750 distinct Australian Aboriginal languages at the time of first European contact.
My lesson in Australia. I printed out, cut out and laminated the seven states in different colours with clues stuck on the states and then got the students to piece Australia together like a puzzle.