How do we show height and measure distance on a map?

Lesson Details


  • Name: How do we show height and measure distance on a map?
  • Code: G.7.3.M.5
  • Specification Reference: N/A
  • Keywords: Scale Layer shading Contour lines Spot height
  • Objectives: 1. To understand the term ‘relief’ and be able to read heights 2. To be able to name and describe three ways we can show height on a map 3. To be able to describe what scale is and practice using scale to work out Distances
  • Competency: To understand the term ‘relief’ and be able to read heights
  • Proficiency: To be able to name and describe three ways we can show height on a map
  • Mastery: To be able to describe what scale is and practice using scale to work out Distances

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