DISCOVER the facts and DO the activities in this fun geography book all about marvellous maps!
Discover and Do! Geographyis the perfect introduction to geography for readers aged 7 and up who enjoy getting creative. Each booklooks at core geography topics and brings them to life through a lively combination of experiments, craft activities and quizzes.
Discover & Do! Mapstakes an up-close look at different uses for maps and plans, exploring essential geography topics such as compass points, scale and landscapes. Readers will find information about navigation and map-making skills, and how they can use clues in nature to find their way even without technology. Alongside the facts, readers discover how to design a map of their local area from first-person observation, how to shrink and grow a map, and will even try their hand at making building plans – as an architect does – and much more!
Contents of Discover & Do! Maps:
What is a map?
Finding the way
Planning a walk
Quiz and Further information
Titles in the series: By the Sea Caring for Our Earth Maps Mountains Rivers Weather