What is the most important thing to remember when analyzing data from maps?
Maps can help us understand the world around us. They show us different places, features, and data.
Analyzing and Interpreting Maps
Work together in pairs: What patterns do you see when you analyze and interpret data from maps of Earth's features?
What is the best way to analyze data from a map?
- Identify patterns
- Read text labels
- Measure distances
What can you interpret from this map?
What kind of data can be found on a map?
- Population density
- Weather patterns
- Transportation routes
Brain Break: Create a drawing of a mythical dragon that can fly and talk.
What is the purpose of a map legend?
How can you compare two maps?
What have you learned about analyzing and interpreting a map?