Used this to help expose children to maps, well written and well illustrated.
This is a wonderful guide to introduce children to maps and also to use as an "template" for creating your own maps.
Since the book is very easy to understand, it would be a terrific book to introduce to children of all ages.
This is one of the best books to teach mapping skills and knowledge. I have found it extremely successful and easy to follow from grades 1 through 4. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Neal M Yeatman
Was as described but I wish the description would have included the fact that it was a library book. Then I would have known what kind of markings were going to be in it. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Lynda
Used this to help expose children to maps, well written and well illustrated. Would recommend to others seeking to spark interest in their children.Published on April 2, 2013 by Joseph Provenzano
I am a map maker and my niece has a boston terrier - this book could not be any more perfect for her to learn a few basics of cartography! I cant wait to give it to her. Read morePublished on November 27, 2012 by E. Baer
My kids are visual, visual, VISUAL. This book has enough ext to get the information through, and then TONS of examples to cement the concepts of map scale, and general map... Read morePublished on October 26, 2011 by M. Heiss
What a lovely, colorful book about a delightful Boston bull named Penny and her young owner, who is in the early grades. Penny's owner is learning about maps and how to read them. Read morePublished on April 17, 2011 by BeatleBangs1964