Topographic Map Unit Plan

Young scholars examine topographic maps and discover how to decipher contour intervals, use contour lines and apply information to complete a topographic map lab. Working in groups, they identify the scale of the map, latitude and longitude, towns, mountains, rivers, railroads, swamps, forests, wildlife reserves and historical features.

9th - 12th Science 22 Views 22 Downloads
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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