2 This is a map of my neighborhood. treeLong StreetJames StreetpondschoolhospitalparkfirestationhomepoliceSchool Roadstore
3 You 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.
4 First I drew the streets in my neighborhood. Long StreetJames StreetJames Street and Long Street cross each other.
5 School 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.
6 I drew pretty green trees and a big blue pond. Next I drew the park.parktreespondI drew pretty green trees and a big blue pond.
7 Next I drew the buildings in my neighborhood. parktreespond
8 My neighborhood had many buildings. schoolstorefirestationpolicestationparktreeshospitalhomepond
9 I wrote the names on all of the buildings. schoolstorefirestationpolicestationparktreeshospitalhomepond
10 Some maps have a key. A key is used to describe the pictures that you draw. treepondschoolhospitalstreethomefirestationpoliceroadstoreKey
11 I 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.
12 I 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
13 Sometimes maps have a compass. westsoutheastnorthA compass is also easy to draw.
16 Finally I put my directions. westsoutheastnorthDirections tell me how to get from one place to another.
17 Now you can draw a neighborhood map. southnortheastwesttreeLong StreetJames StreetpondschoolhospitalparkfirestationhomepoliceSchool Roadstoretreepondschoolhospitalstreethomefirestationfire stationpolicepolice stationroadstoreKey
18 Draw a map of your neighborhood using a compass and a key. treeLong StreetJames StreetpondschoolhospitalparkfirestationhomepoliceSchool Roadstore