Follow That Map!: A First Book of Mapping Skills
Maps can help students understand and explore both their everyday environment and faraway places. With an appealing search-and-find technique, this book explains and demonstrates key mapping concepts.
With an appealing search-and-find technique, this interactive picture book introduces, explains, and demonstrates key mapping concepts.
Readers will enjoy following Sally and her friends as they search for Max and Ollie, a mischievous dog and cat on the lam from the backyard. Sally and friends take an imaginative trip through the neighbourhood, city and country, around the world, and beyond! They'll learn about different types of maps, using map measurements, legends, directional words, bodies of water, and much more.
Readers can even join in the search for Max and Ollie, who are hiding somewhere in every map. An activity at the end of the book shows children how to make a map of their bedroom.