Nystrom Education

THE NYSTROM BLOCK BUDDY ATLASBird's-eye-view maps of a small neighborhood introduce map skills


Grade 1

Introduce social studies and map skills to first graders by exploring a typical American neighborhood, then comparing and contrasting it to communities around the world. Join the Block Buddy kids as they direct students around the neighborhood, and ask thought-provoking questions about places where people live, work, and learn. Make interpretation intuitive and easy with bird's-eye view maps. Vibrant photographs of life from a variety of cultures help students understand that maps are about people as well as places. Index. Glossary. 8½"x 11". 48 pages. 2015 updated edition.

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Also available:

  • Spanish-language version
  • Student activity book
    Expand geographic knowledge, social studies literacy, and critical-thinking skills with 110 pages of 26 reproducible activities corresponding to each two-page spread in the atlas, plus 15 additional information literacy lessons). Answer keys. 8½"x 11". 110 pages.
    Sample activities
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    License for one teacher and all of that teacher's students
  • Atlas pack
  • 30 atlases, the student activity book, and a five-year atlas ebook subscription with online activities
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QuantityOrder CodeISBNMedia/ContentPrice5 or more Price
NYS0010-WBNYS 9780782510225 Paperback atlas $8.95$8.05 (5 or more)
NYS5008-WBNYS 9780782523751 Student activity book with literacy lessons $100.00
NYS5194-WBNYS 9780782523980 ATLAS PACK: 30 atlases, student activity book with literacy lessons, 5-year atlas ebook subscription with activities $425.00
NYS2208E-WBNYS 9780782529449 5-year atlas ebook subscription $155.00
NYS2238E-WBNYS 5-year atlas ebook subscription with activities $255.00

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