This week’s tip features a fun (and sometimes addictive) online game that teaches and reinforces geography skills. Students race the clock as they try to pinpoint various locations on a map.
The Traveler IQ Challenge
- Go to http://www.travelpod.com/traveler-iq
- .Scroll down a bit.
- Choose the desired challenge: World, North America, USA, etc.
- Click start.
-At the top of the map, you will see your prompt / location.
- Click the map.
– You have 10 seconds to click where you think the location is on the map.
- View your score.
– Your score will be calculated based on the amount of time it took you and how close you got.
- Click the “next” button and repeat steps 5 and 6.