Mapping: A City by Dr Jen Green
  

Mapping: A City

Written by Dr Jen Green
Illustrated by
Part of the Mapping Series

Synopsis

Mapping: A City by Dr Jen Green

Full of hands-on activities to help you learn all about map skills whilst also learning about the features of a city. This book will show you what a bird's eye map is by looking at aerial photos; how landmarkscan be shown as symbols; how to measure scale and distance on a walk around a city; what map plans are; how compass points show you how to find directions; how to follow pathways and roads; how to use grid references; looking at landuse ; and looking at transport maps.Illustrations by Sarah Horne in an amusing and lively style are combined with photographs to really capture a child's attention helping them to learn these important map skills.

About the Author

Jen Green received a doctorate from the University of Sussex (Dept of English and American Studies) in 1982. She worked in publishing for 15 years and is now a full-time writer, who has written over 150 books for children. Her book 'Your Feelings: I'm Special' was short-listed for the NASEN Special Needs Award.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Dr Jen Green
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

13th September 2016

ISBN

9780750299190


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