Lesson Seven How Do Six Figure

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Lesson Seven How Do Six Figure

  1. 1. Lesson Seven- How do six-figure grid references work? Aims- An understanding of how and when to use six-figure grid references
  2. 2. Starter <ul><li>Think about four figure grid references. When and why would you want to find a whole square on a map? </li></ul>
  3. 3. Main Activity 1 Follow this link: http://www.mapzone.co.uk/ Once in mapzone click on homework help then mapability. Finally on Grid References. <ul><li>      How many kilometres is a grid square on an OS map? </li></ul><ul><li>      What are Eastings and Northings? </li></ul><ul><li>      What is an OS map? </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  4. 4. Six Figure Grid references <ul><li>We are now going to move onto six figure grid references. These are very useful on an OS map as it enables us to pinpoint where something is. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Look at the example below:
  6. 6. Main Activity 2   Have a go at this 6-figure grid reference
  7. 7. Have a go at the following six figure grid references
  8. 8. Main Activity 3 <ul><li>Your teacher will give you an OS map. Find 20 things on it and give them a 6 figure grid reference. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Plenary Q1- When would you use a six figure rather than a four figure grid reference? Q2 – How do you take a six figure grid reference?
  10. 10. Homework <ul><li>Use the Eastenders worksheet to check on your compass points abilities. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Extension <ul><li>Play the grid references game on the following slides…………….. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Several Total Curriculum students are hiding from their teacher in order to miss a test. Now they’ve cunningly spread themselves out around a 6 figure grid square in order to confuse me when looking for these horrible terrors. Can you help?
  13. 13. Introducing You To….. Mark John Simon Tim Hannah Kate Sally Emma
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