Learn about latitude, longitude and G.P.S. (global positioning systems) with this colorful and cute set of printables!
You get 3 pages that explain longitude and latitude (and more) with easy-to-understand illustrations, rhymes and activities.
Some of the topics explained are:
* Parallel lines
* How latitude affects daylight hours in different seasons
* 5 “important” lines of latitude: the Arctic Circle, Tropic of Cancer, Equator, Tropic of Capricorn, Antarctic Circle
* The International Dateline
* The Prime Meridian
* The tropics
* G.P.S. coordinates
* A rhyme to copy (handwriting practice that reinforces what is being learned)
All the illustrations are digitally hand-drawn and painted!
Make latitude and longitude memorable with this set of 3 printable pages!
NOTE: This activity is adapted from The Science of Seasons Activity Book.