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# Maths Unit: Mysterious Maps

Description

This detailed and progressive unit plan contains an abundance of resources to support students when interpreting simple maps of familiar locations. The unit covers what maps are and their uses, revises position and location and explores how these tie into maps. The unit contains a presentation, student reference card, supporting worksheets, activities and an assessment. With everything you need, this unit is a perfect way to introduce maps into your classroom.

Suitable for
• Fast Finishers
• Relief Teachers
• Parents
Lesson Structure
• Individual Activity
• Rotations / Group Work
• Class Activity
Curriculum Codes

AC9M2SP02 9

Locate positions in two-dimensional representations of a familiar space; move positions by following directions and pathways

ACMMG044 8.4

Interpret simple maps of familiar locations and identify the relative positions of key features

MA1-1WM old

Describes mathematical situations and methods using everyday and some mathematical language, actions, materials, diagrams and symbols

MA1-16MG old

Represents and describes the positions of objects in everyday situations and on maps

MA1-GM-01 new

Represents and describes the positions of objects in familiar locations

VCMMG122

Interpret simple maps of familiar locations and identify the relative positions of key features