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Grid Referencing and Map Skills Activities

Overall rating 4 out of 54.8 (10 ratings)

Last updated 28 September 2014, created 10 October 2012, viewed 23,655

Introduction to how grids are organised and how we refer to areas on the map, using correct language. A example version of Forres in Moray has been used, as well as a blank version to be freely edited. LI:I am learning about maps and how to describe areas on a map. I am learning what a grid referenc More…e is. I can work with a partner to find labelled areas on a map. I can understand and write down grid references. Travelling world sheet is a game used to enhance or consolidate learning (to be drawn by children or freely edited). *Image from GoogleMaps. Fonts freely downloaded from

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Very useful, thank you

from fieldviewannie, 28 September 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Thank you for sharing your resource. This resource has been recommended by the TES Resource Team for its relevance to the 2014 National Curriculum.

from TES Resource Team, 21 July 2014. Member of the TES Panel.
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thanks for sharing this has saved me loads of time.

from rcdwilli, 14 June 2014
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Brilliant, thank you!

from NikRus, 22 April 2014
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Thank you so much, this is exactly what I was looking for!

from kla148, 11 April 2014
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