Stations, links, etc. for the Exercises in Mapping activity

Students participating in this activity will each need their own copy of the accompanying packet:

Each group of four students will need one copy of this flawed map:

Jing video instructions for activity

Station #

Topic
Links and related info
1
Introductory videos from National Geographic, etc.

Video Vincelette shows at start of unit:

Mapping the unknown part one


Other related videos:
Hank Green's 42 Amazing Maps
Maps that make you realize you know nothing about…
NPR's This American Life: Mapping.
New Zealand cave holding an underground river
Kartchner cave in Arizona
Inside Howe Caverns
2
Blake, Pat and Chris in the corn maze

PDF for this station:


3

Mapping Mr. Vincelette's trek around Matthews/Winters Park

Link to voicethread made for this station


Hardcopies of park map available at tables

4
The geographic features of Meyerland

See large green maps at tables

5
Kerry and her cave exploration adventure

See maps on kiosks

or use this PDF:

6
Mapping and Minecraft

Students can use video posted on smart board computer and TV

or use this link
7

Charting the features of LMC Caverns

See library staff for your chance to explore the caverns

Google form for exit data


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Confused about latitude and longitude? Take a look at the YouTube video posted below.