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Maps Help Students Go Beyond Borders

December 5, 2012


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


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


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


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 […]