Mapping Communities

Mapping Communities

by Melanie Waldron


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781410949073
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Series: Let's Get Mapping!
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 575,863
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile: 840L (what's this?)
Age Range: 7 - 9 Years

About the Author

Melanie Waldron worked in children's publishing for many years before becoming a full-time author. She has written many non-fiction books for young people and specializes in science and geography topics.

Table of Contents

What Is a Map? 4

A World of Communities 6

Maps for Small Communities 8

A Sense of Scale 10

Maps for Larger Communities 12

Which Way Is Up? 14

Getting Around 16

How Far Is It? 18

Using Maps 20

Online Maps 22

Maps in History 24

Making Maps Today 26

Get Mapping! 28

Glossary 30

Find Out More 31

Index 32

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