Maps, Charts & Graphs A Places Around Me
Explore neighborhoods, communities, the United States, the world, and more with this engaging program that serves as a stand-alone curriculum or as a supplement to your existing lessons.
Although map skills take precedence, this series incorporates the reading and interpretation of charts and graphs into each grade level book. These are colorful, well-illustrated books that are inviting to work in - and much more substantial than the Map Skills for Today series. Each grade level becomes more complex and in-depth with the number of lessons increasing from 21 in the grade one book to 42 in grade eight. Each grade has an overall "theme" (which corresponds to standard social studies focus for that grade) while presenting map skills appropriate to that level (see