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Maps and globes

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Maps and globes

  1. 1. Maps and Globes<br />Earth Day 2010<br />
  2. 2. Love your Mother - Earth<br />
  3. 3. Maps and Globes<br />Major rivers<br />Mountain ranges<br />Deserts<br />Urban centers<br />Rich countries<br />Poor countries<br />Mainly Christian, mainly Muslim, Buddhist<br />
  4. 4. Locate Major Mountain Ranges<br />
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  8. 8. Maps<br />Lines of latitude how do you know?<br />Lines of longitude how do you know?<br />Different projections of the globe.<br />Topographic maps<br />Contour lines connect places of equal elevation.<br />
  9. 9. Draw a valley draining to the south<br />N<br />
  10. 10. Lines of equal elevation<br />
  11. 11. Contour Map<br />
  12. 12. Demonstrate with water in a transparent box<br />
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  14. 14. Same location, same time, two views<br />1<br />2<br />
  15. 15. Stereoscopes and aerial photos<br />
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  17. 17. This is how topographic maps are made!<br />
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  20. 20. Aerial Photograph 1952<br />Note position of avalanche moraine<br />
  21. 21. Aerial Photograph 1982<br />Note position of Avalanche Moraine<br />
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  25. 25. What is the orientation?<br />
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  28. 28. The Lowest Place on the Map<br />
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  31. 31. Part of the Tanana River Watershed<br />
  32. 32. Have kids show cardinal and ordinal directions in the classroom<br />
  33. 33. Have kids make symbols to represent things that would appear on a map<br />

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