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Kansas State Fair
Level: Elementary School, Grades K-3
Topic: Map Reading
Objectives: Gain experience in locating directions and specific sites on a map
Materials: A copy of the map of the Kansas State Fairgrounds Procedures:
Before the Fair
1. Devise a lesson in which students practice reading direction words, locate directions on a map and locate specific sites on a map.
At the Fair
1. With the help of their adult group leader, students will locate exhibits on a map, determine which direction to walk, and locate the restrooms.
After the Fair
1. The students will devise a map of the route that they used in exploring the Fairgrounds