On The Grid
Measurement & Geometry – Location & Transformation
Level 3 & 4
As students explore grids, maps and directions, they will become familiar with the purpose and features. This unit allows students to work with grids and maps, create their own maps of familiar locations and develop their understanding of scale and legends.
Read through the weekly planner to know what the relationship is between the different parts of the lesson and the resources. This pack contains 23 pages.
Fluency tasks include:
North, South, East, West
Tasks to consolidate learning/Problem Solving tasks include:
Using & Making Grids
o Key teaching point – using grids & identifying axis using numbers and letters
o Key teaching point – reinforcing grids and consolidating the use of grid reference points
o Key teaching point – using a map, giving directions and creating a legend
Bird’s Eye View
o Key teaching point - creating a simple map, exploring legends and scale
Local or Google Maps
o Key teaching point – interpreting information found on local maps and giving directions