This activity that will help you learn about what is available where you live.

 

Step 1: Describe the community you will be mapping. What important things will you be doing here? Do you live here? Go to school here?

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Step 2: Use the internet to learn about where you live. In each category, write down what you found that will be the most helpful for YOU and your needs.

 

Disability groups where you live Family support groups where you live
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Working after high school Learning after high school
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Living after high school What you do for fun
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Step 3: List the name, a short description, and address for each place.

 

 

 Name: __________________________

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Name: __________________________

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 Name: __________________________

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Step 4: Create a map of your resources! You can print out a physical map, or you can use an online resource such as Story Maps to create a map. Here is a sample of a Community Map created using Story Maps.