Map Skills

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A typical definition of a map is a visual representation of the land or sea that shows physical characteristics, such as cities and roads. Maps can show us so much more, like population and climate. Skills for reading a map include understanding visual representations and spatial thinking.

 

There are 25-50 primary school level questions, 200-225 elementary school level questions, 225-250 middle school level questions, 125-150 high school level questions, and 0-25 advanced placement level questions about Map Skills in Castle Learning. These multiple choice and constructed response questions can be used for review, homework, assessments and more.

Subtopics of Map Skills include:

  •  Map Characteristics
  •  Map Applications
  •  Locating World Regions and Communities

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Bloom’s Cognitive levels addressed in Map Skills:

Question Attribute Elementary School Middle School High School
Bloom’s Cognitive 1 – Remember check.png check.png check.png
Bloom’s Cognitive 2 – Understand check.png check.png check.png
Bloom’s Cognitive 3 – Apply check.png check.png check.png
Bloom’s Cognitive 4 – Analyze cross.png check.png check.png

Bloom’s Cognitive 5 – Evaluate

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Bloom’s Cognitive 6 – Create

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Bloom’s Knowledge levels addressed in Map Skills:

Question Attribute Elementary School Middle School High School
Bloom’s Knowledge 1 – Factual check.png check.png check.png
Bloom’s Knowledge 2 – Conceptual check.png check.png check.png
Bloom’s Knowledge 3 – Procedural check.png check.png check.png
Bloom’s Knowledge 4 – Meta Congnitive cross.png cross.png cross.png

 

 

Webb’s Depth of Knowledge levels addressed in Map Skills:

Question Attribute Elementary School Middle School High School
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Webb’s Depth of Knowledge 2 – Skill/Concept check.png check.png check.png
Webb’s Depth of Knowledge 3 – Strategic Thinking cross.png check.png check.png
Webb’s Depth of Knowledge 4 – Extended Thinking cross.png check.png check.png
Sample Questions from Map Skills:
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Elementary School Sample Question – Teacher View

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Middle School Sample Question – Teacher View

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High School Sample Question – Teacher View

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