Lessons for Latitude and Longitude

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  • Lights, Shoals and Soundings - … : Students need to know how to find and plot latitude and longitude, and be familiar with degrees and minutes of latitude and longitude. Materials: - Class set of Training Chart … .2' N x 70° 47.5' W? 20. Give the latitude and longitude of the following: Tower on Goosebury Neck Brenton Reef light … , and how to plot a vessel's course. 2. Use a local topographic map to find latitude and longitude of the school, students' homes, and
    User Rating: Grade Level: 6-12
  • Location and Region: Where in the World are Rohwer and Jerome? - … , 2.3 MATERIALS Map of the United States showing latitude and longitude (locate the approximate latitude and longitude of your city or town) Map of the … Taylor and John" or "at school" or "at 200 Oak Street." Differentiate between absolute location (i.e. a street address or latitude and longitude) and … U.S. map with latitude and longitude. Write the city or town's latitude and longitude on the board. Explain that the latitude and longitude of the city or …
    User Rating: Grade Level: 6-8
  • Creating Station Models - … and Virginia SOLs, ES.3 Students will read and interpret weather maps. Students will locate by latitude and longitude Virginia Standards of Learning: National and Virginia SOLs, ES.3 Students will read and interpret weather maps. Students will locate by latitude and longitude … 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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  • Celebrating 100 Years of Negro Leagues Baseball - … Baseball teams using latitude and longitude, calculate distances between locations using maps and/or Internet resources, and use critical thinking skills to compare and contrast travel … Baseball teams using latitude and longitude, calculate distances between locations using maps and/or Internet resources, and use critical thinking skills to compare and contrast travel … of NLB teams using latitude and longitude. 2. Students will be able to calculate distances between locations using maps and/or Internet resources. (i …
    User Rating: Grade Level: 9-12
  • 'Tis a Long, Long Way to Tipperary! - … understanding of rotation and revolution Calculate longitude and time based on a starting point of 00 longitude, the Prime Meridian Determine the latitude and longitude of cities around the world Contextualize how the terms A.M. and P.M … This interactive site allows students to insert grid lines of latitude and longitude and predict whether a region is in darkness or daylight. Explore …
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  • Who Can Make the Best Coordinate System? - … . These coordinates are like latitude and longitude, they assume that the Earth is a spheroid of some kind, and thus when they are projected … necessary in maps and GIS? What requirements do they have, and why are they the way they are? Are latitude and longitude something obvious when … brain, etc.) Most students may not know more than geographic latitude and longitude, but this can be a chance to expose them to …
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  • Circle the Earth - Explore Surface Types on a Journey around Earth - … with locating given geographical locations using latitude and longitude and a world map Ability to recognize the symbol for and meaning of the term percentage Tools: Computer with Internet access Atlas or world map, with latitude and longitude lines Vocabulary: latitude longitude percentage Lesson Links: Microset 40N latitude microset Link to full CERES Surface Type …
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  • Journey North Teachers Manual - … map, students can build mapping skills and an understanding of math, science, and geography concepts such as latitude and longitude. Where do I find a … an atlas and index (or search engine), but it can be tedious work. Using Latitude and Longitude All Journey North sightings include latitude and longitude. You may find it easier to locate a site using latitude/longitude coordinates than a …
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  • The Crash Scene - … use a map. They should know about the key, scale, longitude, latitude and ordinate coordinates. Introduction/Motivation (Return to Contents) Read the following … in geography class, speaks up. "Well, we can see our latitude and longitude on the monitor. It shows us exactly where we are … System" - a system that uses satellite signals to determine the latitude and longitude of a location via triangulation. Associated Activities (Return to Contents …
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  • Tracking the Storm - … of understanding longitude and latitude if they are going to be successful in plotting the coordinates of a tropical storm or hurricane. Longitude and latitude provide … the Equator. Longitude is the measurement of location east or west of the Prime Meridian at Greenwich, England. Both latitude and longitude are given in degrees, minutes, and seconds. On the AccuWeather Hurricane Tracking Map, show students the parallels of latitude numbered from 5° and
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