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Collins Mapstart 1 - Collins Primary Atlases (Paperback)
  • Collins Mapstart 1 - Collins Primary Atlases (Paperback)

Collins Mapstart 1 - Collins Primary Atlases (Paperback)

Paperback 32 Pages / Published: 04/02/2010
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This structured map skills course uses a simple colourful layout to introduce young pupils to using and drawing maps and plans.

Mapstart 1 is a structured introduction to map work for 6-7 year olds. It assumes no previous experience of map skills and establishes a sound foundation for graphic concepts, skills and vocabulary at a very simple level.

Mapstart 1 has been designed with the following purposes in mind:

* to build children's spatial awareness through the use of familiar objects, toys, the locality of the school and space photos;

* to extend children's understanding and use of vocabulary associated with spatial location, organisation and movement;

* to provide continuity through the book by the use of vertical aerial photos;

* to introduce children to the perspective of plans and maps and to the representational characteristics of maps;

* to encourage children to observe features and relationships in oblique and vertical photos and maps;

* to foster children's appreciation of the Earth as a globe.

A free file of answers to questions in Mapstart 1 is available free to download at

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007320820
Number of pages: 32
Weight: 130 g
Dimensions: 280 x 220 x 5 mm
Edition: School edition

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