How can you make a map out of clay?
What is a compass rose?
How do scientists track hurricanes?
How has the world’s population changed?
Now you can discover the answers to these and other fascinating questions about geography. In Geography for Every Kid you’ll learn about legends, scales, grip maps, topographic maps, latitude and longitude, and much more! You’ll create a map of your very own neighborhood park, make an enlarged picture using a grid, and even map a simulated ocean floor using just a string and washer.
Each of the 101 experiments is broken down into its purpose, a list of materials, step-by-step instructions, expected results, and an easy to understand explanation. Every activity has been pretested and can be performed safely and inexpensively in the classroom or at home.
---from John Wiley and Sons
John Wiley and Sons, 1995, 212 pages, 6” x 9”, paperback, $12.95
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