1.Two Main types of Compass
Magnetic & Gyro
2. Reading a Compass
Read the compass and use the sun as your reference to check your reading.
(sunrise and sunset)
|a gift to my husband few years back, |
now we are using it for our activities
We used Usborne's 100 Science Experiments.
and Magic School Bus' Weather Lab
-With a Magnet
4. Mapping Out
-Make a relationship between North in the compass and map's North
-Treasure hunting with directions
6. Book Reading
Stories to relate:
-Katy and the Big Snow
One of the topics discussed is reading a compass, you can make a sub-topic or activity about it just like this.
-Eric Carle's 10 Little Rubber Ducks