2This is a map of my neighborhood. treeLong StreetJames StreetpondschoolhospitalparkfirestationhomepoliceSchool Roadstore
3You can draw a map too. It is fun. I drew this map today.treeLong StreetJames StreetpondschoolhospitalparkfirestationhomepoliceSchool RoadstoreYou can draw a map too. It is fun.
4First I drew the streets in my neighborhood. Long StreetJames StreetJames Street and Long Street cross each other.
5School Road and James Street meet each other. Long StreetSchool RoadJames StreetThis map is called a street map. It only shows the streets around my neighborhood.
6I drew pretty green trees and a big blue pond. Next I drew the park.parktreespondI drew pretty green trees and a big blue pond.
7Next I drew the buildings in my neighborhood. parktreespond
8My neighborhood had many buildings. schoolstorefirestationpolicestationparktreeshospitalhomepond
9I wrote the names on all of the buildings. schoolstorefirestationpolicestationparktreeshospitalhomepond
10Some maps have a key. A key is used to describe the pictures that you draw. treepondschoolhospitalstreethomefirestationpoliceroadstoreKey
11I can make a key.Map KeypondI drew the same picture I used on my map and wrote the word pond on the side of it.
12I did the same thing for each picture on my map I did the same thing for each picture on my map. Now I have a key for my neighborhood map.treepondschoolhospitalstreethomefirestationpoliceroadstoreKey
13Sometimes maps have a compass. westsoutheastnorthA compass is also easy to draw.
16Finally I put my directions. westsoutheastnorthDirections tell me how to get from one place to another.
17Now you can draw a neighborhood map. southnortheastwesttreeLong StreetJames StreetpondschoolhospitalparkfirestationhomepoliceSchool Roadstoretreepondschoolhospitalstreethomefirestationfire stationpolicepolice stationroadstoreKey
18Draw a map of your neighborhood using a compass and a key. treeLong StreetJames StreetpondschoolhospitalparkfirestationhomepoliceSchool Roadstore