We found 819 reviewed resources for longitude
Latitude, Longitude, and Direction: Angle from the EquatorLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Which has the higher IQ, latitude or longitude? Longitude because it has 360 degrees! The interactive introduces the way latitude is measured and why it can never have more than 90 degrees. A handful of challenge questions encourage...
Latitude and Longitude Differentiated Lesson PlanLesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Scholars warm-up their map skills with a discussion using location words to describe familiar places. An engaging video informs class members about latitude and longitude. Three leveled activities extend the learning experience for...
Where in the World? The Basics of Latitude and LongitudeLesson Planet
4th - 6th
Students are introduced to the concepts of latitude and longitude. In groups, they identify the Earth's magnetic field and the disadvantages of using compasses for navigation. They identify the major lines of latitude and longitude on a...
Investigating Latitude and LongitudeLesson Planet
3rd - 7th
Learners examine the lines of latitude and longitude on a map, and explain why these lines might be useful. In this lesson students also explore websites that provide information to improve their understanding of how and why latitude and...
Where in the Latitude Are You? A Longitude Here.Lesson Planet
Students distinguish between latitude and longitude on the map. In this mapping lesson, students participate in mapping skills to recognize spatial relationships, and where to find natural resources on the map. Students create their own...
Reading the World: Latitude and Longitude Lesson latitude and longitude, maps, coordinates on a map, prime meridian, reading maps, equator, globesLesson Planet
4 mins 4th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Find five activities all about longitude and latitude! Use oranges to show the equator and prime meridian, plot birthdays on a map using coordinates, and plan a dream vacation.
Tracking a Potato Killer: using Longitude and Latitude to Map the Spread of P. InfestansLesson Planet
6th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Where did the potato famine in the United States in the 1840s begin? After reading about the potato disease, young scientists will hypothesize about the type of disease and its origin. Then, using newspaper articles and other data,...