Research-based Evidence for Teaching Map Skills in the Classroom
Session Description: Explore research-based evidence that supports teaching map skills in the classroom. Discover resources and activities for teaching map skills that are adaptable to your studentsí individual needs.
While many skills have become obsolete in the digital age, developing map skills remains a valuable tool for building studentsí spatial reasoning skills and helping them make sense of the world around them. Join Michelle Dragalin for this time-saving, to the point session as she discusses seven pieces of research-based evidence that support teaching map skills in the classroom. You will also walk away with a variety of resources and activities that are adaptable for your studentsí individual needs.
Participants will join a collaborative backchannel chat and discuss strategies for teaching map skills to demonstrate their understanding of the session objectives and reflect on their learning.