Nystrom Education

THE NYSTROM BLOCK BUDDY ATLASBird's-eye-view maps of a small neighborhood introduce map skills


Grade 1

Introduce spatial thinking and map skills with this atlas that begins by studying a local neighborhood—the geographic “region” most familiar to young students. Features:
  • Bird’s-eye views for easy, intuitive interpretation
  • Captioned photographs that help “people” the maps
  • Cartoon characters that direct attention and ask questions
  • Age-appropriate U.S., world, and continent maps
A related 110-page activity book contains 26 reproducible lessons (with answer keys) corresponding to each two-page spread in the atlas, plus 15 information literacy lessons. Both the atlas and the activity book are available in Spanish (Amigos del Barrio). The atlas is also available as a digital subscription. Index. Glossary. 8½"x 11". 48 pages. 2015 updated edition.

Sample pages from the atlas

Sample pages from the activity book

Also available:

  • Atlas ebook subscription
    License for one teacher and all of that teacher's students
  • Atlas pack
  • 30 atlases, the student activity book, and a five-year atlas ebook subscription with online activities
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QuantityOrder CodeISBNMedia/ContentPrice5 or more Price
NYS0010-WBNYS 9780782510225 Paperback atlas $8.95$8.05 (5 or more)
NYS5008-WBNYS 9780782523751 Student activity book with literacy lessons $100.00
NYS5194-WBNYS 9780782523980 ATLAS PACK: 30 atlases, student activity book with literacy lessons, 5-year atlas digital subscription with activities $425.00
NYS2208E-WBNYS 9780782529449 5-year atlas digital subscription $155.00
NYS8205-WBNYS 5-year atlas digital subscription with activities $241.65

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