School Sleuths Treasure Map

Students are explained how a grid and compass work. They are also explained that archaeologists use grids as a record of the exact location of artifacts. Students define the term datum as a point of reference on grids from which all measurements are taken. They are shown a site to grid and establish a datum point. Students grid objects such as equipment on the playground.

K - 5th Social Studies & History 5 Views 18 Downloads
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Social Studies & History
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Inquiry-Based Learning
45 mins

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