Here are five pieces of digital content a teacher might choose from StarrMatica’s library to use social studies manipulatives to foster concept development.
Create a customized map! Zoom in to a chosen area of the United States. Then select the features you would like to see represented by checking and unchecking boxes. It includes a point tool, line tool, ruler, and icon set.
Click on each of the four map skills (compass skills, grid references, symbols and keys, scale) to learn about them and practice what you have learned.
Learn how to read symbols and a map key to help Kimo navigate Adventure Island.
Learn how to read a topographic map of a national park.
Answer questions using a roadmap and a mileage table.