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Maps Help Students Go Beyond Borders

December 5, 2012

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Maps are great tools for addressing questions about geography, cultures, and different peoples across the globe.  DaVinci Business Graphics shows you how a map of Europe can help your students go beyond borders.    Have a few maps of Europe ready before starting this activity with your students: one political map, showing country and city […]

Knowing the In’s and Out’s of Your Map

November 23, 2012

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Maps can help you organize your business, plan your trips, and serve as teaching aides for your classroom.  But a map can’t do much good if you don’t know how to read it.  DaVinci Business Graphics helps you learn the in’s and out’s of your map.    Title The title is the most basic component […]

Teach Your Students About Political Borders

October 5, 2012

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How did our modern city, state, and country boundaries come about?  DaVinci Business Graphics gives you an activity that will help your students learn more about political borders.  This is a fun cultural and geography lesson for the classroom or home.  The first step is to create a map of a fictitious land.  The map […]

Map Activities for High Schoolers

September 26, 2012

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Get your high school students interested in geography and teach them map skills with these fun activities.  DaVinci Business Graphics shows you some of the ways you can teach your high school students with maps.    Topographic maps can teach students about geography and geology.  Have your students use topographic maps to identify the highest […]

A Cultural Lesson Using a New York City Map

September 18, 2012

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Maps are great tools for learning geography.  But they can also be useful in teaching history and culture.  Here’s a unique activity that can teach your students some things about the diversity of New York City.  DaVinci Business Graphics shows you how a New York City map can educate your students on history and culture.   New York […]

Maps Offer a Different Perspective of the World

August 29, 2012

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It can be said that many of us have only one way of looking at the world: our own.  That is to say, a great number of us don’t challenge our own views on a regular basis.  Maps can offer us different perspectives, though.  DaVinci Business Graphics takes a look at how something as simple as […]

Giant Maps are a Big Help in the Classroom

August 24, 2012

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Educators have been asking themselves the same question for years: how do I engage my students in an activity that’s entertaining and educational?  Well, at DaVinci Business Graphics , we think maps can be both fun and informative.  Next time you’re thinking of a purchase for your classroom, consider a giant map.  These maps can […]