Nonfiction Books Compass Rose and Cardinal Directions, The (15) / Map Basics

Compass Rose and Cardinal Directions, The (15)

Compass Rose and Cardinal Directions, The (15) / Map Basics
Item No. GS5087
ISBN-13 978-1-4824-1083-9
Format Library Binding
Subject Nonfiction Social Studies Maps Mapping Basics Beginners Compass Rose Cardinal Directions
# of Pages 24
Size 8" x 8"
Author McAneney, Caitlin
Reading Interest 1,2,3,4,5
Series Map Basics
Publisher Gareth Stevens
Date Published 2015
Dewey Decimal 912.01
Guided Reading Level L
Lexile Level 530
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One of the most recognizable map symbols, the compass rose, is also the most useful. It shows the cardinal directions, and, when used with a compass, it can help hikers and orienteers reach their destination. Readers are introduced to the compass rose and the cardinal and intermediate directions it displays. Detailed examples lead readers through using a compass rose on a map. Full-color images accompany important map skills, engaging readers with content consistent with the social studies curriculum.