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Family Geography Night Kit Contents


  • Binder
    • Handbook
      • Kit Conten​ts
      • Getting Started​
      • Hints for a Successful Eveni​ng
      • Preparing for the Event/After the Event​
      • Summary of Events and Materials​
      • Materials Check List (for returning materials)​
    • Follow-up Form/Electronic Options
    • Publicity Folder - Add your school, date, time to these files
      • Brochure (Publisher file)​
      • Flyer (Word)​
    • Geography is Everywhere (handout for parents/participants with additional ideas for families to practice geography at home)
    • Did You Have Fun? (participant evaluation form)
    • Event Folders with directions and printed materials for each event
  • A USB Drive
    • All printable files (in MS Word unless noted) Binder, Events Folders, Maps (Clickable)
    • Note: in addition to the pdf files of the 11x17 maps used in the events, the "map" folder includes a US clickable pdf map file and a Word clickable pdf map file.  Teachers may choose layers and print out maps as needed
  • Materials for Events
    • Two vinyl world floor maps
    • One large laminated world map
    • 2 blow-up world globes with stands
    • Manipulatives for:
      • Galloping around the gl​obe
      • Using Our Earth​
      • World on the Floor​
    • Laminated Maps for:
      • Go Geo Team​
      • Memory Maps​
      • Spicing Up Geography​
      • "Super" Geography​
      • Where in the World is Ronald M​cDonald?
    • Laminated Cards for:
      • Galloping Around the Glob​e
      • Spicing Up Geography​
      • Where in the World is Ronald McD​onald?
      • World on the Floor​
    • Leader Cards, "So What" Question Cards for each event
  • Materials for School
    • 5 beach ball globes and other door prizes
    • USB Drive
  • Materials for Returns
    • Materials Check List
    • Pre-paid mailing label for returning kit
    • Follow-up form/​website