Map Design

Name:_________________________Period:____Score:______

Directions: Using the knowledge we have gained over the past week on geography, design a map of your own country.

Things to include:

*Name of your Country (2 points) The size of your country must be at least half the page (makes it easier to read)

*Name of your National Capital (2 points)

*At least 4 cities or states (if using states, include boundaries) Must name each city/state(8 points)

*Legend consisting of national capital symbol, physical features, (5 points)

*Compass Rose (2 points)

*Bar Scale (2 points)

*At least 6 physical features (any combination) Must name all physical features (12 points)

*Population of your country (1 point)

Use marker and/or colored pencil.  

Total: 40 Points