GPS on the Move

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Course description

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Engineering, Ecology, Forestry and Agriculture 


Provider Set:

Middle School, High School 

Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Material Type:
Activity/Lab, Lesson Plan 

Media Format:
Graphics/Photos, Text/HTML
During a scavenger hunt and an art project, students learn how to use a handheld GPS receiver for personal navigation. Teachers can request assistance from the Institute of Navigation to find nearby members with experience in using GPS and in locating receivers to use.

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Course Curriculum

GPS on the Move
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