These playground map stencils have holes to help delineate political boundaries and physical contours such as oceans, large lakes and continental shapes. Each stencil comes as 8 pieces and includes detailed instructions, including recommendations for paint. The painting project can be a fun activity for students, girl scouts, or boy scouts, and the finished product will certainly open up many more educational activity possibilities. A world map playground stencil can be used to create the playground map for world geography activities: Identify continents and countries, and create games to make learning fun. Using the US map stencil in a playground to paint a US playground map opens up other activities for learning the US states. A booklet with activity suggestions is enclosed in the package.
Photos illustrate murals painted by team of four adults and ten 2nd-4th graders in three hours.