Year 7 - Workbook Geography - Mapping Skills - Lesson 1


Skills package: includes street maps, points of the compass, grid co-ordinates, types of maps, elements of maps, using scale, grid and area references and BOLTSS.

Workbook Contents overview

  • Page 1 of workbook -Using Oxford Big Ideas Year 7 page 33 - Directional rose- Label the compass rose  - also write down information on the compass rose.
  • Page 2 of workbook - label the points on the compass diagram given. Direction:work out the correct direction from the map of the world in relation to the city of Perth
  • Page 3 - Practice street maps 
  • Page 4 - BOLTSS activity - parts of a map
  • Page 5 Area reference practice maps