Map My Room
From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Map It Out
Watch as a boy makes map of his room to show his friend the location of the supplies he’ll need to care of the boy’s hamster while the family goes on vacation. Simple text takes early readers step by step through the types of features a room map needs to have.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||First Step Nonfiction|
|Imprint||LernerClassroom, Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||24|
|BISACS||JNF027000, JNF051180, JNF006020|
|Guided Reading Level||J|
|ATOS Reading Level||1.5|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||159066|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Activities, Awards, Glossary, Glossary words bolded within text, Index, Maps, Photo glossary, Reviewed, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
- Booklist Top 10 Series Nonfiction
School Library Journal
“Good examples of beginning narrative nonfiction that includes well-explained hands-on activities.” —School Library Journal
“The subject heading for these books is cartography, and these map-making directions are indeed simple enough for a new reader…. These work best read together to reinforce the concepts and give children ideas for things they can map themselves.” —Booklist
Author: Jennifer Boothroyd
Jennifer Boothroyd taught elementary school for many years. She currently helps visitors explore the outdoors at a local nature center. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, taking pictures, and traveling. She is a huge Disney geek and loves planning trips to Walt Disney World for her friends and family.
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First Step Nonfiction — Map It Out
In this series, students learn how to read a variety of maps, from a map of North America down to a map of furniture in a room. Simple text introduces map features, including a compass and legend key. View available downloads →