Lessons for Latitude and Longitude

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  • Pennsylvania Geological Survey: Classroom Map Lesson Plan 2 - … : For this activity, students will: 1. Draw the lines of latitude and longitude on a piece of plastic overlaying a map of Pennsylvania … for longitude and latitude lines for Pennsylvania. The students will work in cooperative groups to find specific locations on both maps, using longitude and latitude, and compare how land cover was affected by the topography. Suggested Level: Grades 4-6 Standards Category: Science and Technology Geography …
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  • Hemispheres/Latitude and Longitude - … with Mesopotamia, identify the lines of latitude and longitude and then move on to other locations, such as Egypt and India. Objectives Students will be … second paper plate and label the Prime Meridian. Students will label the hemispheres. Teacher will explain how lines of latitude and longitude are used to find direction on pages 4 and 5. Students will be called upon to label lines of longitude and latitude on …
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  • Mapping Your Classroom - … as cardinal directions and the "latitude/longitude" measured from the walls. Have student groups look at world maps. Call out latitude and longitude values and have groups identify what country/ocean is at that location. BACKGROUND INFORMATION: Understanding latitude and longitude is essential for understanding maps. Using longitude and latitude
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  • Where in the World Am I Now? - … countries using latitude and longitude. Objectives Students will learn or review latitude and longitude; locate countries based on their latitude and longitude; research one countrys history, geography, and flag; challenge … access access to World Map With Latitude and Longitude and Find Latitude and Longitude drawing paper and supplies Lesson Plan Teach or review latitude and longitude. Explain to students that they …
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  • Longitude and Latitude - … longitude and latitude lines to find a designated location on a map. Materials: Red and any other color yarn 3x5 cards with points of latitude and longitude … four hours, thirty minutes and six hours Procedure: 1. Cut pieces of yarn to form the latitude and longitude lines on the floor of … . Form the students into groups and give each group a card that has points of latitude and longitude listed and a matching colored circle. 6 …
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  • "Yarning" About Latitude and Longitude - … Yarning" About Latitude and Longitude Subjects Science Social Studies Geography Grades 3 - 5 6 - 8 … to longitude, latitude, and absolute location. Objectives Students will learn the concepts of latitude and longitude. identify the locations of the equator, the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn, the Arctic and Antarctic Circles, the North Pole and South Pole, and
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  • Real Evidence of a Subducting Plate - … each earthquake and plot it on the map provided. To do this you must plot the latitude and longitude of the epicenter. Latitude is the measure of the distance north and south of the equator, like … scale!! Figure 2. Lines of latitude and longitude of the Earth. REMEMBER: you must consider the deepest earthquake and use a scale so that …
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  • Sunspots 3: Tracking the Movement of... - … . Next, students must identify the latitude and longitude of each sunspot cluster. Show students a transparency of the latitude/longitude grid they will use. Place … intensitygram. Show students how to measure the latitude and longitude of each sunspot cluster-read the latitude and longitude at the center of each cluster in … and white portions. Put up other intensitygram and magnetogram transparency images and have students measure the latitude and longitude. This will allow them to become familiar and
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  • Playground Grid - … and latitude and longitude lines to identify specific locations on earth's surface. The earth has four hemispheres: Northern Hemisphere, Southern Hemisphere, Eastern Hemisphere, andand southern hemispheres. Longitude lines, like the Equator, run east/west. Latitude lines, like the Prime Meridian, run north/south. Each line of longitude … a map have students identify three locations by longitude and latitude or give students coordinates and have them identify locations falling at given coordinates …
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  • The Pull of Polaris: GIS & the Underground Rail Rd - … at the following degrees of latitude and longitude. When you have identified the southern cities at each point of latitude and longitude, record the city names … a dot. You MUST record the latitude and longitude of each dot you draw. (Remember to find the latitude and longitude, look in the upper right … the names and the latitude and longitude for each city you enter. Remember, you must get into Canada to have escaped. Give the latitude and longitude for …
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