Mapping Boston: An introduction to essential map reading skills through the lens of Boston's rich history



This interactive website was created by Christian Scott, one of the Map Center’s 2016 Teacher Fellows. There are 5 lessons included on the site with accompanying interactive presentations. Lessons cover colonial Boston, Boston's topography and the history of its made land, neighborhoods and data and the MBTA and infographics.

Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Grade Level:
6, 7, 8
Boston's Changing Geography, Boston Neighborhoods
Boston, Massachusetts
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