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Models of Earth: Latitude, Longitude and Topographic Maps

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A lesson on latitude, longitude and topographic maps. This powerpoint includes 2 links to youtube videos that help explain concepts of latitude and longitude as well as the international dateline. Also included is a fun activity challenging students to think about the importance of understanding scale. The following vocabulary words are covered: Cartographer, Mercator, Planar and Conic projections, latitude, parallels, longitude, meridian, prime meridian, contour lines, contour intervals, index contours, hachure marks.
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