The Minnesota Giant Map

Explore Minnesota! Use spatial thinking to learn about Minnesota’s economy, agriculture, population and more. Each lesson allows students to move around on the map, notice important features and connect to key social studies skills. Rich lessons are provided with the map along with any materials needed to engage in each lesson. While lessons are geared towards 3rd and 4th grade each lesson can be adapted for older or younger grades. What better way to learn about Minnesota and map skills than with a Giant Map. Download a paper copy of the Giant Minnesota Map (8 1/2 x 11) here!

Lessons and activities are currently being developed. Here’s a sneak peak at a lesson and also a fun map enhancement:
SAMPLE LESSON
SITES & SOUNDS OF MINNESOTA