Week Geography: Make Pumpkin Globes! - Tape down the continents and paint the pumpkin blue. The next day, remove the continents and color them in green with marker. Put two rubber bands around the pumpkin to represent the equator and voila, Pumpkin Globe!
Teaching geography and map skills can be fun and engaging! Are you looking for ways to teach geography in your social studies classroom? This resource provides templates for reading a map, a map legend, latitude and longitude, the Equator and Prime Meridian, cardinal directions, intermediate directions, five themes of geography, the seven continents, the oceans of the world, and physical and political maps.