Lessons for Latitude and Longitude

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  • The Sun and the Earth - … Date Line, and lines of latitude and longitude on maps and globes. SC(3) 14. Describe the position of Earth, the moon, and the sun during … Date Line, and lines of latitude and longitude on maps and globes. SC(3) 14. Describe the position of Earth, the moon, and the sun during … Cancer, International Date Line, and lines of latitude and longitude on maps and globes. SS2010(3) Geographic and Historical Studies: People, Places, and Regions1. Locate the prime …
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  • Spherical Geometry: A Global Perspective - … and grade level of the students. Split the class into groups of 3-5 students. Produce a clear inflatable globe containing latitude and longitude markings. Have a general discussion about latitude and longitude. If available, give each group a small … about the latitude/longitude markings? Eventually, someone should note that on the globe, latitude/longitude markings are not lines, but circles; then, that latitude circles …
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  • Three D Constellations - … celestial coordinates on the sky, similar to longitude and latitude on Earth. The Celestial Coordinates, Ra and Dec The celestial coordinate system is a … like Earth's system it contains an "equator", lines of "latitude" and "longitude", and even poles. (Though we don't always use the same … and objects above the celestial equator are given a positive value. If there are coordinates of latitude, there must be coordinates of longitude
    User Rating: Grade Level: 9-12
  • Where are the Plastics Near Me? (Field Trip) - … their surroundings in the field. Read and understand coordinates taken from a handheld GPS in latitude and longitude. Discern what kind of information is … x and one for y. Most likely the coordinates will be in latitude and longitude, but you may also see them in Easting and Northing … is desired) is the World Geodetic System 1984 (WGS84) with latitude and longitude and have the lat-longs displayed in decimal degrees (looks like …
    User Rating: Grade Level: 6-12
  • Around the World in Eight Hours - … , symbols, and color coding Learning direction on a map Using map grids (introduce latitude and longitude) Using map scale Learning about titles, labels and inset maps Special maps: landform, climate, vegetation, resources Physical features and relief maps Continents andlatitude and longitude using a map on an overhead. Choose a few places on the map and ask students to identify these areas using latitude and longitude
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  • Finding Your Way Around New York - … Use lines of latitude and longitude to locate places on a map. Identify and define the geographical terms: globe, continent, compass rose, latitude, longitude, grid, Prime … location on the map and develop a question asking other teams to locate the city when given the latitude and longitude lines. Teams will then rotate to the next center and answer the first team's …
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  • Creating Station Models - … National Standards: (National and Virginia SOLs, ES.3)Students will read and interpret weather maps. Students will locate by latitude and longitude Vocabulary: station model, cloud namesClass of Activity: ____Exploratory _X_Application _X_Extension Application to Technology and … the location and the latitude and longitude in addition to all reported weather information. Students can then correctly locate reporting schools by latitude and longitude on maps …
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  • Trippin' to the Poles and the Blue Nose Ritual - Exercises in Latitude and Longitude and Polar Travel - … Banner TEA Navbar Trippin' to the Poles and the Blue Nose Ritual Exercises in Latitude and Longitude and Polar Travel hook data resources main student Author Contact Information Larry Rose is a TEA Associate and Teacher at … the journals of TEA teachers. The students will use Latitude and Longitude, map scales and time zone studies to lay out their trip to …
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  • GPS - … Students have some experience with Cardinal directions, knowledge/skills mapping, and latitude and longitude. Description of New Content Goals Materials Needed The students will … Opener- Students will review latitude and longitude with various mapping exercises. Development-(Class period 1) Students will handle compasses and GPS units in the … discussion about how GPS units work and how they are more effective that compasses. Review locating latitude and longitude on maps with a simple …
    User Rating: Grade Level: 6-8
  • Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Exploration - Mapping Deep-Sea Habitats - … -east-west directions and/or latitude and longitude), topography (steepness), and depth. Ask them to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of two-dimensional and three-dimensional topographic … Data Reduction Sheet grid, each cell representing 4 minutes of latitude and longitude. The entire grid represents an area of 80 nautical miles … Data Reduction Sheet grid, each cell representing 2 minutes of latitude and longitude. The entire grid represents an area of 80 nautical miles …
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