Students will engage with specific continent and regional maps, as well as with more advanced map concepts, such as latitude/longitude, map projections, and new types of maps (population, rainfall, endangered rain forest, time zones). Major US cities, South America, Europe, Mediterranean, The Middle East, Russia, and other unique areas are used in examples. Students will answer varied questions that demand interaction and excellent map-reading skills. Colorful exercises will capture students' interests as they move through the book. 46 pages, softcover. Pages are NOT reproducible. Grade 6.