Free Map Activity Printables for Little Explorers

Explore the world with our Free Map Activity Printables! Engage little explorers in fun, educational adventures with maps and activities.

map activity printables

These map activity printables are super easy to print and color.  They make the perfect scouts, summer camp or nature activity for kids, simply download and print the sheets to enjoy!

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Map Activity Printable Sheets:

Each of these free activity sheets can be saved directly to your computer by right clicking on the image and selecting “save”.  Or you can download the complete package of PDF files using the link at the bottom of this post.

map printables

I have included seven awesome printable map activities that are fun for anyone who wants to learn more about orientation and compass work! Add these work sheets to your lesson plans.

map printables

It’s easy to download, print and color each of these designs.  The hard part for me would be choosing which work sheet to complete first!

map printables

Fun ways to use activity printables:

  • Create a coloring and activity book 
  • Paint the printable, frame it and give to a friend
  • Complete the activities solo or with family
  • Print the activity sheets and laminate them so that they can be reused
  • Use them as a fun activity at your next party or event 
map reading printables

This fun worksheet could be cut out and glued to construction paper to make it more durable puzzle to use over and over again.  It’s a fun hands on activity that is sure to keep older children engaged.

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map symbols printables

The best way to utilize these free map activity sheets is to print them off and make them into little booklets to fill out.  I like to hole punch the pages and place them into duotangs that can be used over and over again!

compass printables

They are perfect for parties or classroom units with a social studies theme!

Download all of the free activity sheets here:

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I'm an active mom of twin boys who is always looking for opportunities to inspire creativity through fun crafts, do-it-yourself projects and delicious recipes. This blog has been an integral part of supporting my little family and I am so grateful to have you become a part of our journey! Let's create together... Read more...

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Hi Heather! I’ve tried several times to get the download but it is not sending it to my email. I’m not sure why not. Help appreciated :)

Thanks Heather. I found what I’ve been looking for to work with my students. Thank you so much! :)

I have subscribed twice and still have not received the map activity printable set. And I have checked my spam folder as well.

I cannot find the mapping downloads either.

I can’t find the mapping worksheets. I added my name and email.