Geography Detective Investigates: Maps and Map Skills Paperback Book
Maps and Map Skills
Geography Detective Investigates: Maps and Map SkillsAuthor: Jen GreenPublisher: Wayland (Publishers) LtdCategory: Children's Geography BooksAge Group: 12-17Book Format: Paperback
This hugely popular brand of geography books take an interactive approach to each topic encouraging the reader to ask questions, collect, record and analyse their findings.
Table Of Contents1: Contents 2: What are maps? 3: Why do maps use symbols? 4: How do maps show scale and distance? 5: Why do maps have grids? 6: How do maps show direction? 7: What are contour lines? 8: How are maps useful on journeys? 9: What were early maps like? 10: How are modern maps made? 11: Why is it hard to show the earth on a map? 12: What are thematic maps? 13: Are maps always accurate? 14: Your project 15: Glossary 16: Further information 17: Index
About Jen GreenJen 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.
|Brand||Wayland (Publishers) Ltd|
|Artist / Author||Jen Green|