Teach basic map skills with this printable map activity. Students will learn how to read a map legend or key, follow directions, and recognize North, South, East, and West on a compass rose.
Second Grade Math Worksheets: My Neighborhood Map
Cut out the direction words and glue them onto the compass.
Here's a set of foldables for reviewing features of maps.
Map Skills Book Freebie More
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.
Barefoot Island Community Map Project for 2nd grade TEKS map skills. Student gets outline of foot and has to add everything else: map key, compass rose, title, cardinal directions, draw and label.
Hooty's Homeroom: map skills
The Cat in the Hat Can Map This and That! A great activity to help kids learn about their neighborhood and mapping.