Lesson Plan

Classroom Directions

In this lesson, your students will learn how to identify what direction they are going when they move from one place to another. They'll be able to visually see directions in the classroom.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to use a compass rose to identify cardinal directions.


(5 minutes)
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  • Ask a student to stand in front of your desk.
  • Have another student direct the student by your desk toward the classroom door.
  • Ask the rest of the class which direction the student is facing by the door.
  • Tell students that today they will learn a different way of telling someone which way to go in the classroom.