Students will understand that… A map is a representation or drawing of a place. A globe is a three dimensional model of the earth. Any place can be depicted on a map. Features of land and water are shown on maps and globes. Maps and globes are smaller representations of places.
Trinity University and Canyon Ridge Elementary School (San Antonio, Tex.), "Maps and Globes [kindergarten]" (2008). Understanding by Design: Complete Collection. 46.