What are Cardinal Directions? In this video built as an introduction to kids we will learn all about the 4 Cardinal Directions which are: North, South, East, West. Each time you go somewhere, you travel or move in a direction, which is the course or path you move in. You might walk down the street and then turn right or left, later turn around and return home. You are moving in different directions throughout the day. In the same way, cars, airplanes, buses, trains, and other vehicles move in different directions too. However, instead of turning to the right or left, or traveling up or down the
street, there are special words used to name the directions a vehicle or person can travel.

There are four main directions or points called cardinal directions (sometimes cardinal points). The four points include north (N), east (E), south (S), and west (W). The direction words are found on maps, compasses, street signs, and in many other places. The cardinal directions help people travel from place to place. In this video you’ll learn it all and even have a chance to practice what you learn at the end.

To enhance your child’s learning we invite you to visit us at https://learnbright.org/lessons/social-studies/cardinal-directions/ to download a free 10-page lesson plan with cardinal directions worksheets, activities, and even more fun content.

Thank you for watching and learning with us! We’re constantly releasing new content and videos so click that “Subscribe” button and you’ll notified.

Find and Follow Us Online:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LearnBright/
Instagram: https://instagram.com/LearnBrightEducation
Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/LearnBrightEducation
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/LearnBright
Website: https://learnbright.org/

*Teachers and Parents! Did you know? In addition to these great videos, we have also created a library of high quality and engaging lessons for your elementary aged student(s). Visit us, sign up for a free account, and instantly you’ll have access to thousands of lesson plans, learning materials, teaching instructions, activities, and assignments that your kids will really enjoy! We hope to see you soon!

Browse our entire collection of Reading lesson plans: https://learnbright.org/lessons/?filter_subject=reading