This resource has a ton of great worksheet games or activities that will increase my students map skills. I would use these as independent practice or a group activity after teaching them the different parts of a map.
Create your own scavenger hunt for your classroom with QR Codes and Google Maps. You're students will love learning map skills with this activity.
Me on the Map activity!
Here's a set of foldables for reviewing features of maps.
Lots of good ideas for teaching map skills! For sure using this in my social studies unit this semester!!
Red Riding Hood and Jolly Postman to teach Maps and jolly postman http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=18787
Great ideas for using maps for reading and writing skills
Mrs. Byrd's Learning Tree: Story Map Freebie! Cute kindergarten student story maps on Goldilocks and the Three Bears. The FREEBIE can be used with any story.