Sextant Measurements

Students create a sextant. Using their sextant, students measure the height of tall objects. Students explore how sailors used sextants to identify their location on the ocean. They research how sextants are created.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 days
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning