Topos, Compasses, and Triangles, Oh My!

Middle schoolers triangulate using a compass, topographical (topo) map and a view of outside landmarks. They take a field trip to another location away from school and mark discernible landmarks (like mountains or radio towers) and changes in elevation (to illustrate the topographical features).

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