# Location and Direction

## Explores different ways of expressing location and direction on Earth and how GPS and compasses work.

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## Location and Direction

Using latitude and longitude to find a location.
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## Location and Direction

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Using latitude and longitude to find a location.
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## Location and Direction: GPS

Using latitude and longitude to find a location.
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## Location and Direction

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## Location and Direction

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## Location and Direction

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## Location and Direction

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## Location and Direction

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## *Location and Direction

Using latitude and longitude to find a location.
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## Angle from the Equator

Location and Direction Interactive
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## Latitude and Longitude

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A brief synopsis of latitude and longitude and how they are used to accurately describe locations on the surface of the earth.
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## Cardinal and Secondary Directions - Overview

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Overview
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## Cardinal and Secondary Directions - Example 1

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Describe direction given a degree rotation
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## Cardinal and Secondary Directions - Example 2

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Describe relative position of objects
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## Cardinal and Secondary Directions - Example 3

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Find the direction after a turn
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## Cardinal and Secondary Directions - Example 4

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Find the direction after multiple turns
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## Reading a Map - Example 1

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Basic Features
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## Reading a Map - Example 2

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Recognizing Types of Maps
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## Reading a Map - Example 3

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Understanding and Using Longitude and Latitude
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## Reading a Map - Example 4

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Understanding and Using a Scale
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## Ocean Motion: Lesson 1 "Navigating the Ocean" Teacher Guide

Students determine longitude and latitude using the Sun's shadow and an online calculator, then investigate ocean surface currents effect on drifting objects. Includes pre and post assessment, student investigation, and answer keys.
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## Ocean Motion: Lesson 1 "Navigating the Ocean" Student Guide

Online student guide for Ocean Motion: Lesson 1 "Navigating the Ocean".
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## Location and Direction Discussion Questions

A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Location and Direction.
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• Real World Application

## Finding Yourself

Describes how GPS works and how it was developed.
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• Study Guide