Lesson Information

First Grade lesson:

Week: 20 Lesson ID: 72

Big Questions:

What is the difference between a map and a globe? Why do we use maps and globes. What kinds of information can you get from a map or a globe?


1. Recognize that computers can display maps and globes,
2. Recognize that computers offer additional information than the traditional map or globe.


Important Docs


None for this lesson.

The Standards

Lesson Standard:

1.415 Environment use maps and a globe to distinguish between continents and oceans, rivers and mountains.

Assessment Tool:

Dr. Bernal will observe if I am using the computer correctly and ask me questions about maps and globs. I should know ho to zoom in and out. I should understand the difference between a map and a globe. I should understand that we can make maps of different things.