Key Geography Skills

Author: Tony Bushell
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 0748770917
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Designed to develop students' geographical skills and to enable them to understand how and when to apply them, this book develops communication skills through the use of graphs, maps, photographs, writing and enquiry learning. It fits into any scheme of work and supports any Key Stage 3 geography course. Accompanied by a photocopiable pack of activity masters to provide teachers with additional resources to teach and develop these skills.

Basic Mapwork Skills

Author: Simon Ross
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 0748774092
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Science

Basic Mapwork Skills is specifically written to support the teaching of geographical skills from Years 7 to 9 and provides an excellent foundation in the skills required for the study of Geography at a junior level.

Geography Skills Activities

Author: Barbara Gregorich
Publisher: Walch Publishing
ISBN: 0825128102
Release Date: 1997-01-01
Genre: History

"... designed to help students master the essentials of map reading and interpretation." -- p. vii.

Looking at Maps and Globes

Author: Rebecca Olien
Publisher: Childrens Press
ISBN: 0531292886
Release Date: 2012-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces maps and globes and explains how they are used.

Follow that Map

Author: Scot Ritchie
Publisher: Kids Can Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781554532742
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Explains and demonstrates key mapping concepts, discussing the use of symbols, legends, a compass, scale, landmarks, and gridlines, along with instructions for making a map of a bedroom.

Learning and Teaching with Maps

Author: Patrick Wiegand
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 0415312094
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Education

Examines how children read, comprehend, and interpret maps, and explores ways that teaching with maps can be more effective.

Map Skills The World

Author: R. Scott House
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
ISBN: 9781558631267
Release Date: 2010-09-01
Genre: Science

Color Overheads Included! Explore the varied features of the world while reinforcing basic map reading skills. Sixteen student pages and accompanying blackline and full-color maps coordinate to provide a relational study of the elevation, vegetation, products, population, and peoples of the world. Student pages challenge students to combine maps and additional resources in order to answer questions and make judgments. Question topics follow the Five Themes of Geography as outlined by the National Geographic Society: finding absolute and relative locations on a map, relating physical and human characteristics to an area, understanding human relationships to the environment, tracing movement of peoples and goods throughout an area, and organizing countries and continents into regions for detailed study.

Map Skills for Common Entrance Geography and Key Stage 3

Author: John Widdowson
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 0340905026
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Education

Prepare pupils for success in the ISEB Common Entrance Geography examination with this concise but authoritative Map Skills course. Endorsed by ISEB, this resource covers all essential skills required in using Ordnance Survey maps. It also provides teaching and practice in the use and interpretation of aerial photos alongside Ordnance Survey maps. - Provides a short introductory course covering all the necessary Ordnance Survey map skills including symbols, grid references, direction, scale, relief, drawing sketch maps and cross sections, using maps for decision making - Includes six map-based investigations - one for each theme from Common Entrance Geography: Geomorphological processes; Settlement; Weather and Climate; Economic Activities; Tectonic Processes; Environmental Issues - Includes an Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 map extract

Geographical Skills and Fieldwork for WJEC GCSE Geography and WJEC Eduqas GCSE 9 1 Geography A and B

Author: Steph Warren
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471866005
Release Date: 2017-04-24
Genre: Science

Exam Board: WJEC Level: GCSE Subject: Geography First Teaching: September 2016 First Exam: June 2018 Maximise every student's performance with a step-by-step approach to learning, improving and applying the geographical and fieldwork skills they need to achieve their best under the reformed WJEC/Eduqas GCSE Geography specifications. - Provides a complete, tailor-made solution to teaching the cartographic, graphical, numerical and statistical skills emphasised in the 2016 WJEC Eduqas A and B GCSE Geography specifications - Helps you prepare students for the changed fieldwork assessments and new question formats with a dedicated section on geographical enquiries - Supports students of varying abilities by moving from clear explanations of each skill to easy-to-follow guidance on applying the skills in an examination context - Offers plenty of opportunities to put newly-acquired skills into practice through a range of activities for all learners, as well as extension tasks designed for students targeting the top grades - Boosts students' confidence tackling terminal assessment with skills-focused exam-style questions and insider tips on common question types and topics - Cuts down your marking time and enables students to monitor their own progress by including answers for every activity and exam-style question

The Complete Book of Maps and Geography Grades 3 6

Author:
Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing
ISBN: 9781483821542
Release Date: 2014-12-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The Complete Book of Maps & Geography provides 352 pages of fun exercises that focus on developing necessary skills such as map interpretation, identifying geography, global navigation, and more! Over 4 million in print! Designed by leading experts, books in the Complete Book series help children in grades preschool-6 build a solid foundation in key subject areas for learning success. Complete Books are the most thorough and comprehensive learning guides available, offering high-interest lessons to encourage learning and fun, full-color illustrations to spark interest. Each book also features challenging concepts and activities to motivate independent study, and a complete answer key to measure performance and guide instruction.

Beginning Map Skills

Author: John Carratello
Publisher: Teacher Created Resources
ISBN: 9781557341679
Release Date: 1990-01-01
Genre: Education

Contains activities for primary children who are learning basic map skills.

Geographical Skills and Fieldwork for OCR GCSE 9 1 Geography A and B

Author: Steph Warren
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471865978
Release Date: 2017-04-24
Genre: Science

Maximise every student's grade potential with a step-by-step approach to learning, improving and applying the geographical and fieldwork skills they need to achieve stand-out success under the reformed OCR A and B GCSE Geography specifications. - Provides a complete, tailor-made solution to teaching the cartographic, graphical, numerical and statistical skills emphasised in the 2016 OCR A and B GCSE Geography specifications - Helps you prepare students for the changed fieldwork assessments and new question formats with a dedicated section on geographical enquiries - Supports students of varying abilities by moving from clear explanations of each skill to easy-to-follow guidance on applying the skills in an examination context - Offers plenty of opportunities to put newly-acquired skills into practice through a range of activities for all learners, as well as extension tasks designed for students targeting the top grades - Boosts students' confidence tackling terminal assessment with skills-focused exam-style questions and insider tips on common question types and topics - Cuts down your marking time and enables students to monitor their own progress by including answers for every activity and exam-style question

The Complete Book of Maps Geography

Author:
Publisher: American Education Publishing
ISBN: 1561895032
Release Date: 2000-03-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Contains a variety of educational activities designed to teach map skills and geography.

Key Geography Skills

Author: Tony Bushell
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 9780748770922
Release Date: 2003-05-01
Genre: Science

Activity Masters provides resources, activities and writing frames to accompany the Key Geography and New Key Geography series. Designed to extend learning, the materials can be used in class or as homework to reinforce geographical skills and develop literacy and numeracy.

Proceedings of IAC 2017 in Vienna

Author: group of authors
Publisher: Czech Institute of Academic Education
ISBN: 9788088203032
Release Date: 2017-08-15
Genre: Business & Economics

International Academic Conference on Teaching, Learning and E-learning and International Academic Conference on Management, Economics and Marketing Vienna, Austria 2017 (IAC-MEM 2017 + IAC-TLEl 2017), August 18 - 19, 2017