Students will begin to build a better understanding of the community they live in.
Students will be able to use and create a map.
Students will both learn mapping skills while building an understanding of their community.
You will start to build a better understanding of your community. This includes investigating the town or city website for places they feel are significant.
Are there any special streets that stand out in your community?
Read Wonder #2 "How Do Streets Get Their Names".
Think more about what areas or streets you would want to highlight if you were a tour guide for your community.
Using Power Point you will create a short slide show of the different stops you would include in your tour.