Latitude & Longitude Around the World! Finding Latitude & Longitude! Engaging!
In this latitude and longitude focused lesson, students are taught how the geographic coordinates of longitude and latitude are used and found. Students complete THREE different activities to build their skills with understanding latitude and longitude.
First, students complete a short introductory reading with a short activity focused on the purpose and basics of latitude and longitude. Next, students complete a "Which City Is Located Here" activity, where they are given geographic coordinates and examine a map to help them locate major world cities. Finally, students complete an assessment to estimate latitude and longitude coordinates around the world!
Help your students build skills in a fun and engaging way!
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