Kindergarten — Geography 5 — Terms related to direction and distance, as well as symbols and landmarks, can be used to talk about the relative location of familiar places. Around the House the Fox Chased the Mouse A Prepositional Tale by Rick Walton
Map Activity - North America In this activity, students must locate and identify the countries (and capital cities if so desired) of North America. When students are finished with this, time can be spent coloring in the various countries.
Me on the Map Flip Book: Students create a flip book to go along with the story Me on a Map by Joan Sweeney. Use this as a tool to help students understand the size order of cities, states, and countries.
Making map and buildings - use houses and signs from other posts. This would be a good project for peer tutoring activity - would have to span several sessions and could use it for teaching between growth spurts.