Using Scale

Geography/Math

Students use a map scale to determine actual distances.

You can use an Assessment Rubric to assess students’ mastery of the objectives.

What You Need

What to Do

  1. Select a part of your school to map.
  2. Use footsteps to measure distances.
  3. Record the dimensions of each room.
  4. Draw your map to show relative distances.
  5. Give your map a scale and a title.

Write Questions That Use the Map’s Scale!