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Mapping Skills - an interactive Smartboard lesson

Mapping Skills - an interactive Smartboard lesson
Mapping Skills - an interactive Smartboard lesson
Mapping Skills - an interactive Smartboard lesson
Mapping Skills - an interactive Smartboard lesson
Mapping Skills - an interactive Smartboard lesson
Mapping Skills - an interactive Smartboard lesson
Mapping Skills - an interactive Smartboard lesson
Mapping Skills - an interactive Smartboard lesson
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[Flash Player is required to run this lesson. Please read the footnote* before purchasing.]

♦♦ This is a very interactive introduction to mapping and the lesson covers a variety of topics as listed below...

• An animation to 'peel off' the outer layer of a globe and flatten it to produce a 2D map - advantages of 2D maps over a globe.
• What is a map? - people that use maps.
• Compass rose - a drag and drop activity to name eight of the compass points.
• Directions using grid squares - an interactive drawing activity by following directions (3 tasks).
• Scale - measuring distance on a map
• Map keys
• Grid squares and a plotting positions on a map (6 tasks).
• View of a landscape and a map representation.
• Creating a map using given symbols.
• Finding your way using a map - an activity
• Ashton Village - coloring in a landscape and placing buildings in their correct places on using grid references.
• Directions - a cloze procedure activity.
• Finding direction - the USA states. Move a compass rose to a given spot on the map and answering questions.
• The four hemispheres - an interactive and animated page to show this.
• A quiz to reinforce what has been learnt.

Also in this package...

♦ Three games for use on the interactive whiteboard - a Word Search, Picture Puzzler and Jigsaw Puzzle.
♦ Teacher's notes.
♦ A worksheet - answers provided.

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*Note: This lesson is a Flash application created using Adobe Flash. Once you have unzipped the folder, Adobe Flash Player is required to open and run this program. Please check that you have this free Flash Player installed on your computer!

♦ If you have just installed Adobe Flash Player on your PC and unsure if your download will open and run, download my 'freebie' using the following link ♥ Insects, first, to check that everything is running smoothly. Occasionally issues occur with Flash Player - it could be from an unsuccessful download to a conflicting setting on your PC. Resolve any such issues first before downloading any purchased product - this way it keeps both of us happy!

♦ SMART Notebook software does not support the latest version of Adobe Flash Player.

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Total Pages
15+
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
50 minutes
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