Social Studies - 1st Grade
During this activity students will become familiar with a variety of directional words such as North, South, East, West, up, down, etc...
Directional words help us understand positions on maps. These words include: North, South, East, West, up, down, above, below, left, right, near, and far.
Intended Learning Outcomes
5. Understand and use basic concepts and skills.
6. Communicate clearly in oral, artistic, written and nonverbal form.
Problem solving, symbolization
Invitation to Learn
Blindfold a participant and have them go through a maze while listening and following directions.
Create a larger grid, put more objects on the grid, and play a version of Battleship.
Teacher observes and checks for accuracy of directions.