Observe

Not Sure Where to Start? Try Community Mapping!

At Roots & Shoots, You Are the Expert!

You will use the same strategy as the Jane Goodall Institute‘s scientists and field experts to explore your local community and identify areas to make a difference with a tool called Community Mapping.

MAPPING TOOLSMAPPING FOR YOUNG CHILDRENCOMMUNITY MAPPING 101DIGITAL MAPPING [MY MAPS]DIGITAL MAPPING [ARCGIS]
1 to 2 hours2 to 3 hours2 to 3 hours3 to 5 hours
Identify a one-time project
Identify long-term project
Offline options
Develop digital skills
Access public data to include
Collaborate on digital map with multiple users
At home resource
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Check Out Step 3: Take Action

Present your findings to your group mates and have a discussion about what you learned from your maps. Move to Step 3: Take Action to narrow down your project ideas and identify your community issue.
Step 3: Take Action

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